The Milan of Alessandro Manzoni and The Betrothed

LIVE FROM MILAN…. A Virtual Walking Tour of Alessandro Manzoni’s Milan Sunday, March 28, 2021 11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m. Central Standard Time Presented in English   Alessandro Manzoni was Milanese. In Milan he wrote the novel that is the symbol of post-unification Italian literature: The Betrothed. This tour will take us… Continue reading

Milan: Fascism and the Second World War

LIVE FROM MILAN…. A Virtual Walking Tour of Milan During Fascism Saturday, February 27, 2021 11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m. Central Standard Time Presented in English   Milan was a very important city in the history of Fascism. Many events bearing on Facisms’s history took place there, from its foundation to its… Continue reading

Risotto alla Milanese & How to Make It!

Join Us Live from the restaurant La Dogana del Buongusto in Milan! Risotto alla Milanese Cooking Class Saturday, March 6, 2021 11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m. Central Standard Time Presented in English Italy produces more rice than any other country in Europe — in fact, rice is more popular than pasta in… Continue reading