2013-14 Events

Fall 2013

The Humanistic Legacy in Renzo Piano’s Architecture: The NYC Projects ‌‌

  • A Panel of Architecture Experts (Sept. 26)
  • A Guided Tour of Piano's NYC Projects (Oct. 5)


Teaching Italian VI Symposium: "Cinelezione: Current Approaches to Film in the Classroom"

  • Organized by the Coccia Institute / Co-sponsored by the Inserra Chair (Oct. 18)


 The Italian American Table: A Lecture on Food History‌‌

  • By Dr. Cinotto, Univ. of Gastronomic Sciences (Nov. 18)


Spring 2014

Teatro delle Albe and Fratelli Mancuso: Theater and Music from Mediterranean Italy‌‌

  • Play-concert: Noise in the Waters (Feb. 18)
  • Workshop: Sicilian Music Tradition Revisited by the Fratelli Mancuso (Feb. 17)
  • Workshop: Voice and Text in Acting by Marco Martinelli and Ermanna Montanari (Feb. 4)


A Journey to Italy: Contrasting Perceptions of the Nation through Photography
A Lecture by Paolo Barbaro and Claudia Cavatorta


  • In collaboration with the Global Education Center at Montclair State University


Not Just for Techies: Panel on Humanities-focused Startups between NJ/NY and Italy 

  • Co-organized and co-sponsored with the Feliciano Center for Entrepreneurship (April 16)