marzo 7, 2017 Anglo-Italian Events
Friends of Italian at Kent, University of Kent

Friends of Italian at Kent    Founded 1994    University of Kent

Programme of Speakers for the 2017/2018 season


26th October

Anthony Cooke   Editor Carmania Press

‘Italian Style goes to Sea; the glamorous and social history of Italian passenger and cruise ships’

23rd November

Dr Gianmarco Mancosu University of Warwick

‘Italy’s colonial past and its legacy’


25th January

Dr John Andrews University of Bristol

‘The Enduring Influence of Italian Mathematicians’

22nd February

Dr Valeria De Lucca University of Southampton

‘Princely entertainments and early opera in the Renaissance’

22th March

Roger Crawley Historian and author

‘City of Fortune: Venice and her Maritime Empire’

24th May

Dr Katia Pizzi   University of London

The Story of Pinocchio: an Italian Folk tale down the Ages

28th June   Summer Garden Party

All meetings take place on the fourth Thursday in term-time at 7.30pm in Keynes College Senior Common Room, Keynes College, University of Kent.

Contact: Sara Wheeler (Chairman) Tel: 01227 261153