The Mediterranean Diet. Food, Science and Health by Dr A Mariani

20 November 2017

You are cordially invited to the launch of THE MEDITERRANEAN DIET: FOOD, SCIENCE AND HEALTH by Dr Anthony Mariani AM to be...

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Santa Taranta Live at Co.As.It. - Italian Assistance Association

9 November 2017

Santa Taranta is a Melbourne-based band playing a mix of original music and traditional music from southern Italy....

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FULLY BOOKED_Songs off the pier. A journey into Italian migrant music

31 October 2017

Sorry, this event is fully booked. For reasons of health and safety we are unable to accept any more RSVPs. If you have...

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MIGRATION – Stories from Banyule, with Maria Vamvakinou MP

17 October 2017

CO.AS.IT and Multicultural Arts Victoria present   MIGRATION – Stories from Banyule, with the participation of...

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...fiori dalle antiche radici... reflections and dreamings of an Aeolian migrant

11 October 2017

You are cordially invited to the launch of ...fiori dalle antiche radici... by Maria Salpietro reflections and...

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Diaspore italiane - Italy in Movement

9 October 2017

A not-to-be-missed opportunity for Italian Australian culture and Italian Australian studies, and not only... The...

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AUSTRALIA’S NEW WAVE OF ITALIAN MIGRATION: PARADISE OR ILLUSION?

15 September 2017

AUSTRALIA’S NEW WAVE OF ITALIAN MIGRATION: PARADISE OR ILLUSION? Edited by Bruno Mascitelli & Riccardo Armillei...

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VI RACCONTO LA COMMEDIA DELL'ARTE. Una serata fra storia, sproloqui e maschere, con MIMMO MANGIONE

6 September 2017

VI RACCONTO LA COMMEDIA DELL'ARTE Una serata fra storia, sproloqui e maschere con MIMMO MANGIONE Free event: RSVP...

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Verona: Amore e Poesia contro tutto

1 September 2017

Event in Italian. Il CO·AS·IT, in collaborazione con l’Ambasciata di Spagna in Australia, vi invita...

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Viaggio in Sicilia. Un mosaico di storie

13 July 2017

VIAGGIO IN SICILIA. UN MOSAICO DI STORIE   Tre incontri in lingua italiana con la professoressa Antonella...

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REMAINS OF THE DAY. Photographs by Emilio Cresciani

5 June 2017

The Italian Cultural Institute and Co.As.It. invite you to the opening of   REMAINS OF THE DAY. Photographs by Emilio...

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ASIO and Italian "Persons of Interest". A History of Sydney's Federation of Italian Migrants and their Families (FILEF)

8 May 2017

You are cordially invited to the presentation of ASIO AND ITALIAN ‘PERSONS OF INTEREST’. A HISTORY OF...

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BEYOND BORDERS. Transnational Italy. / OLTRE I CONFINI. Italia Transnazionale. International Exhibition Launch & Artist Performance

1 May 2017

BEYOND BORDERS. Transnational Italy. / OLTRE I CONFINI. Italia Transnazionale Curated by Viviana Gravano and Giulia...

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Dear Homeland: Migrant Letters from Australia. Intercultural Journeys

24 April 2017

RSVP essential by 3 May 2017– To book click here; otherwise email ihs@coasit.com.au Dr B. (Hass) Dellal AO is the...

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LEO GULLOTTA, READING SICILY

30 March 2017

The Italian Cultural Institute and Co.As.It. are proud to invite you to   LEO GULLOTTA, READING SICILY Readings on...

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LIGURITUDINE. Danilo Sidari in conversazione con Patrizia Burley-Lombardi.

9 March 2017

LIGURITUDINE. Danilo Sidari in conversazione con Patrizia Burley-Lombardi Co.As.It. – Museo Italiano, 199 Faraday...

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Heartstrings to the Homeland - a course with Anna Rosati

16 February 2017

Heartstrings to the Homeland is a course run by Anna Rosati that is being offered for the first time at Co.As.It. –...

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Desmond O'Grady's latest book "Tuscan Places" to be launched at Museo Italiano!

27 September 2016

Tuscan Places by Desmond O’Grady book presentation followed by Q&A with the author Wednesday 19 October 2016,...

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Desmond O'Grady's latest book "Tuscan Places" to be launched at Museo Italiano!

27 September 2016

Tuscan Places by Desmond O’Grady book presentation followed by Q&A with the author Wednesday 19 October 2016,...

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LOOKING FOR THE ITALIAN SHAKESPEARE / SHAKESPEARE ED ALTRE STORIE

19 September 2016

Theatre night in Italian (and a bit of Sicilian) Free event – Ingresso libero   Musica composta e suonata da...

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Shakespeare and Padova: The Taming of the Shrew. New discoveries

9 September 2016

The first of two Shakespeare evenings at the Museo Italiano. Save the date also for Friday 30 September! The Museo...

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Italian dialects down-under: a richness to preserve - talk by R Benatti and A Tarantini

1 September 2016

Talk by Ruben Benatti and Angela Tarantini. Museo Italiano, Tuesday 13 September, 6.30pm Free event:...

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Book Launch of "A new Italian 'Exodus' to Australia?"

26 August 2016

Italian migrants and their descendants in Australia have significantly grown both in number and importance since the...

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The Italian Women's choir: La Voce della Luna. Sailing Into History Exhibition Closing Event

16 August 2016

Led by Elvira Andreoli and accompanied by Phil Carroll, the choir will perform a bracket of songs about migration,...

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Understanding and Caring for Textile Artefacts: a Second Identity. Seminar with Marion Parker

1 August 2016

Speaker: Marion Parker, Textile Conservator with the Grimwade Centre for Cultural Materials Conservation, University of...

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Ballati!’ – a trip through Italian folk music

4 July 2016

What is a Tarantella? How do you dance it? Where does it come from? A country’s repertoire of traditional music is a...

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Young Italians in Australia. From a Temporary to a Permanent Journey

17 June 2016

[scroll down for English] Presentazione del volume Giovani italiani in Australia. Un «viaggio» da temporaneo a...

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SAILING INTO HISTORY: Displacements and Arrivals

3 June 2016

An intergenerational, intercultural exhibition curated by Lella Cariddi and presented by Multicultural Arts Victoria...

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Memory, fantasy and the healing power of art. Paintings and stories by Rosa Agostinelli from Pacentro

1 April 2016

Memory, fantasy and the healing power of art Paintings and stories by Rosa Agostinelli   curated by Wendy Chan  ...

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La mia famiglia / My family. Italian Australian Family History Workshops in collaboration with Kathleen Syme Library and Community Centre

18 February 2016

Tracing your Italian family roots? Whether you are a beginner or already proficient you are welcome to join our monthly...

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Traditional Italian Nativity Scenes / Presepi italiani

4 December 2015

Traditional Italian nativity scenes and regional figurine displays Exhibition curated by Giuseppe Giansiracusa FREE...

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Sapori della memoria / Of Food and Memories. Mariella Totaro-Genevois and Nicoletta Zanardi in conversation with food writer Tania Cammarano at Museo Italiano

12 November 2015

Wednesday 25 November, 6.30PM Museo Italiano, Co.As.It., 199 Faraday Street, Carlton FREE EVENT...

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SONGS OF MOTHERLAND. Celebrating 20 years of La Voce Della Luna. CD launch and live performance - EVENT FULLY BOOKED

9 November 2015

FREE EVENT EVENT FULLY BOOKED - fOR WAITING LIST EMAIL: ihs@coasit.com.au Thursday 19 November, 6.30pm Museo Italiano,...

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IN THE NAME OF HONOUR - A journey into the history of abandoned children with a focus on Sicily in the 19th century

28 October 2015

Presentation by Dr Lucia Barbera   Museo Italiano, Co.As.It., 199 Faraday Street, Carlton Tuesday 10 November...

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SWALLOWS - A new graphic novel by Joshua Santospirito - Book & exhibition launch by Bernard Caleo at Museo Italiano on 22 October

11 October 2015

YOU ARE CORDIALLY INVITED TO THE LAUNCH OF SWALLOWS A NEW GRAPHIC NOVEL BY JOSHUA SANTOSPIRITO ABOUT MIGRATION AND...

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VEILED SECRETS by ARCHIE FUSILLO and JOSIE MONTANO - BOOK LAUNCH - GUEST SPEAKER: CARMELINA DI GUGLIELMO

25 September 2015

SUNDAY 11 OCTOBER, 11AM MUSEO ITALIANO, CO.AS.IT. 189 FARADAY STREET, CARLTON RSVP: e: ihs@coasit.com.au| t: 9349 9021...

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VERONA RECAPTURED IN VERSE

14 September 2015

a presentation of Paola G. Sepúlveda’s book of poems Vestigios de Postumia.   In collaboration with the...

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Italian Australian: Creating Culture, Defining Diaspora - exhibition at Museo Italiano

17 August 2015

Opening event: Wednesday 26 August 2015, 6.30pm Guest speaker: Professor Ghassan Hage (The University of Melbourne) RSVP:...

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Braving Bonegilla: a photographic journey in the Italian migrant experience

19 May 2015

The Bonegilla Migrant Reception and Training Centre was the first and largest of 23 such centres in Australia. Originally...

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Collaboration with Ettore Siracusa on Giorgio Mangiamele’s film Il Contratto

13 May 2015

The Museo Italiano (Co.As.It.) is collaborating with art film maker Ettore Siracusa on a project based on Giorgio...

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The Italian Historical Society Journal Vol. 21 available at the Museo Italiano

19 December 2014

The Italian Historical Society Journal Vol. 21 came out in August 2014 and is now available for purchase at Museo Italiano...

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THE ITALIAN CLUB CAVOUR COLLECTION EXHIBITION

16 October 2017

Co.As.It.’s Italian Historical Society is honoured to receive the Italian Club Cavour Collection on the occasion of...

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Fantasia Napoletana. A Musical Journey Through the Sounds of Naples - WAITING LIST OPEN

9 June 2017

WED 21 JUNE 2017, 6.30PM, CO.AS.IT. MUSEO ITALIANO 199 FARADAY ST CARLTON   EVENT BOOKED OUT! FOR WAITING LIST:...

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Vi racconto Pirandello, con Mimmo Mangione

8 June 2017

Serata di cultura e teatro in lingua italiana Mercoledì 28 giugno 2017, ore 18,30 Co.As.It. Museo Italiano,...

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ANDIAMO - A Sicilian Australian story by Angelo Indovino

10 May 2017

You are invited to the launch of   ANDIAMO   A Sicilian Australian story by Angelo Indovino   Guest...

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Aeolian Magic Lantern Slide Presentation

22 August 2017

Event fully booked! Please let us know if you are not coming so that spots can be made available to others. Keep an eye on...

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NOBODY’S SONS: MIGRANT PROTEST AT BONEGILLA. AN EVENING OF HISTORY AND THEATRE

26 June 2017

Event fully booked! If you are interested and have not booked via Eventbrite or email, do feel free to try your luck...

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THE ITALIAN CLUB CAVOUR COLLECTION. DONATION CEREMONY AND EXHIBITION LAUNCH

18 September 2017

THE ITALIAN CLUB CAVOUR COLLECTION. DONATION CEREMONY AND EXHIBITION LAUNCH Sat 7 Oct 2017, 2.30 for 3pm Co.As.It., 199...

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Forum: From Displacement to Social Inclusion 6.30pm Tuesday 19 July Museo Italiano CoAsIt 199 Faraday Street Carlton Free entry

7 July 2016

This forum, which will be chaired by George Lekakis, AO, is presented by Multicultural Arts Victoria (MAV) in partnership...

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ITALIAN AUSTRALIAN FAMILY HISTORY DAY Kathleen Syme Library (morning session) and Museo Italiano, Co.As.It. (afternoon session) Saturday 6 August 10AM-3.30PM

6 July 2016

trace your Italian family history and preserve your precious family heirlooms! Join us at Kathleen Syme Library for a...

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Giovanni "John" Ruffini: A Quiet Intellectual in the Maelstrom of the Italian Risorgimento - Talk at Museo Italiano by Patrizia Burley-Lombardi

16 October 2015

GIOVANNI “JOHN” RUFFINI, A QUIET INTELLECTUAL IN THE MAELSTROM OF THE ITALIAN RISORGIMENTO TALK BY...

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EVENT BOOKED OUT - FOR WAITING LIST EMAIL IHS@COASIT.COM.AU CALABRISELLA MIA, EPISODE 1: "GLI EMIGRATI"

1 October 2015

CALABRISELLA MIA EPISODE 1: GLI EMIGRATI   PREMIERE SCREENING OF THE DOCUMENTARY SERIES BY JOE NOVELLA   FRIDAY...

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Digger statues: the Italian connection

4 September 2015

talk by Donald Richardson, author of "Creating Remembrance: the Art and Design of Australian War Memorials"   Museo...

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