Leconfield Lecture 2018: Edgar Degas (1834-1917) and Italy, a talk by Dr Denis V Reidy
22/11/2018 7.00-9.00 PM
Italian Cultural Institute, 39 Belgrave Square, London SW1X 8NX
Kindly supported by The Italian Cultural Institute We are all familiar with the French Impressionist artist Edgar Degas and his...
Cellini's Gold Salt-Cellar: A Masterpiece of Mannerism - a talk by Dr Charles Avery
01/10/2018 7.00-9.00 PM
Oxford and Cambridge Club, 71-77 Pall Mall, London SW1Y 5HD
Cellini’s most glamorous production is the high-point of Italian goldsmith work, featuring in almost every book on the History of...
Annual General Meeting followed by the Charles de Chassiron Memorial Lecture
20/06/2018 6.30-9.00 pm
Society of Antiquaries, Burlington House, Piccadilly, London W1J 0BE
Photo: Dr. Christopher Thorpe, Exeter University What have the Italians ever done for us? Italy, Culture and Representation: Lessons from...
Outing to Strawberry Hill House
Strawberry Hill House, 268 Waldegrave Road, Twickenham TW1 4ST
Visit to Strawberry Hill House Our visit will begin promptly at 2.30 pm. Please arrive by 2.15 A 90 -...
The Making of An American Princess, a talk by Laurie Dennett
The University Women's Club, Audley Square, London, UK
New England heiress Marguerite Chapin Caetani, the ‘American Princess’ of biographer Laurie Dennett’s recent book (Mcgill-Queen’s University Press, 2016), was...
The Undiscovered Italian Hemingway, a talk by Richard Owen
14/03/2018 7.00-9.00 PM
Farm Street Church, 114 Mount Street, Mayfair, London W1K 3AH
Ernest Hemingway is most often associated with Spain, Cuba, and Florida; but Italy was equally important in his life and...
Mussolini’s Greek Island: The Italian occupation of Syros and the Cyclades in World War II, and how it is remembered, a talk by Dr Sheila Lecoeur
08/02/2018 7.00-9.00 PM
Senate House, London University, Malet House, London, WC1E 7HU
This talk will seek to explain Italian wartime policies in the Aegean islands, and the impact on the population of...
A Winter Recital - with Tenor Freddie De Tommaso and Michael Pandya at the piano
23/01/2018 7.00-9.00 PM
The University Women's Club, 2 Audley Square, Mayfair, London W1K 1DB
Please join us for a wonderful recital, providing a flavour of two centuries of Italian music. This evening's recital will...