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Winners of the scholarships

On 21 July, the list of winners of the scholarships promoted by the Centre for Books and Reading (Cepell) and ...

From Chicago: Marco Belpoliti’s book on Primo Levi

The University of Chicago Press announces the release in January 2022 of the English translation, by Clarissa Botsford, of Marco ...

Sixth edition of the Book Adaptation Rights Market.

 The sixth edition of the Book Adaptation Rights Market of the Venice Production Bridge will take place at the Hotel ...

Ghent: seminar on Italian comics.

From 12 to 15 July, the third AIPI summer school will be held in Ghent on the theme of “Research ...

“TRADUZIONI” (TRANSLATIONS) 2020 ANNOUNCEMENT “For the translation and dissemination of ...

With this announcement, prepared pursuant to Inter-Ministerial Decree no. 21 dated 8 January 2021 on “Management of the Fund for ...

Andersen Award 2021

The Divine Comedy. Inferno a pop-up by Massimo Missiroli and Paolo Rambelli ANDERSEN AWARD 2021 – SPECIAL JURY AWARD For ...

From Kraków: Arrigo Boito in Polish

The short stories of Arrigo Boito, an Italian writer of Polish origin, are published for the first time in Poland. ...

Surveys on reading habits in Europe: towards a unified methodology

There is still no united Europe when it comes to statistics on the world of books: from data on reading ...

From Sidney: meeting with Nicola Gardini

The Italian Cultural Institute in Sydney, in collaboration with the University of New England, is pleased to invite its members ...

The Strega Prize and the Italian Cultural Institutes

International Conference Hall live streaming on www.esteri.it and on www.premiostrega.it The Premio Strega tour makes a stop at the Farnesina. ...

From Paris: meeting of French and Italian publishers.

On Tuesday 29 June, at 10 a.m., on the occasion of the sixth edition of ITALISSIMO, the festival of Italian ...

Translator grants at the Casa delle Traduzioni in Rome

Cepell (Centre for Books and Reading, Ministry of Culture) and the Biblioteche di Roma are calling for applications for translator ...

Bookers Italia: the first Italian agency for book influencers

Following the explosion of BookTok, literary advice and discussions on the TikTok network, Bookers Italia, the first Italian agency of ...

From Brussels: a new publishing project

Founded in Rome in 2015, since 2018 Mincione Editions have moved to Brussels, where they have set up an ambitious ...

From Los Angeles: Voyage of the St. Louis

On June 9 at 1 PM PDT, Red Car Press, in collaboration with the Italian Cultural Institute of Los Angeles ...

From Bratislava: Silvia Avallone, Marco Missiroli, Nicola Lagioia.

Within the framework of the 14th Italian Festival in Slovakia “Dolce Vitaj”, The Italian Cultural Institute in Bratislava is presenting ...

From Frankfurt: Meeting with Guido Tonelli

As part of the series “A Book a Month”, the Italian Consulate General in Frankfurt is presenting, on 28 May ...

From Baku: Italian poetry and Azerbaijani poetry

The Embassy of Italy in Baku contributed to the publication of “Ci siamo incontrati dopo milioni di anni” (We met ...

From Sidney: Dante’s walk

The Italian Cultural Institute in Sydney, together with The Italian National Tourist Board (ENIT) Australia & New Zealand, and with the collaboration ...

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation with the ...

For the first time, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation is collaborating with the Campiello Literature Prize. The ...