On July 12 2011, the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations held a celebratory lunch that recognized Francesco Maria Talò’s contribution to the Jewish community in Italy and in New York City.
Lincoln Center has been busy with rolling screenings of this year’s most remarkable Italian movies, but last week Casa Italiana Zerilli-Marimò and the Italian Cultural Institute were equally busy with two related round tables
On April 25 (Italian Liberation Day) Giovanni Soldini and Oscar Farinetti departed from Genoa on a sail boat. They will arrive in New York on June 2 for the Italian National Republic Day festivities. A crew of leading artists, entrepreneurs, chefs, and sailors travels with them. They bring seven suggestions to create a sound and robust Italy to be delivered to Consul General Francesco Maria Talò in New York.
The high honor of the Italian Republic (Cavaliere dell'Ordine al Merito della Repubblica italiana) was given to Tom DiNapoli in front of a large audience and a lot of prominent persons. It was an important moment for the entire Italian-American community.
Italy is the guest of honor of the 2011 BookExpo America (May 24-26). The National Institute for Foreign Commerce, in collaboration with the Italian Publishers Association has brought the excellences of our publishing world to the Javits Center.
As part of the project “Consulate fuori porta”, on May 10, a consular mission led by Consul General of Italy in New York Francesco M. Talò went to Connecticut for a series of meetings organized in collaboration with honorary Vice-consul Dott.ssa Ambra Fantino
On April 19, Italian entrepreneur and author, Tiziana Rocca, launched the english version of her new book titled,"Supermom: A Guide to Kids, Family, Career, and Having it All" at The Consulate General of Italy in New York.
We briefly discuss the highlights of the President of the Italian Republic’s visit to New York City. It was a trip that strengthened Italy’s solid ties to the United States and the Italian and Italian-American communities living in New York City