The Francophone Club @ Northeastern presents:
Célébrez la rentrée!
French food, fun, and fellowship await!
Saturday, September 25, 2021
3:00 – 4:30pm
Hatch Memorial Shell esplanade
Sponsored by: the French Cultural Center & Tufts University
The Italian Program @ Northeastern presents :
I don’t care! Me ne frego! (a well-known motto by B.Mussolini)
This is a documentary on the attempt of the fascist regime to reform Italian language in the process of “nationalizing the masses”. With this fascinating documentary the audience will learn about the creation of neologisms that could better express the principles of the fascist dogma, school indoctrination, and the repression of linguistic and cultural diversity.
Thursday, October 28, 2021
In person at 019 INV or remotely via Zoom
Sponsored by: The Consulate General of Italy in Boston
The Italian Program @ The World Languages Center presents:
Boston’s North End: Negotiating Identity in an Italian American Community
This is a presentation by Augusto Ferraiuolo, an Italian anthropologist, who will talk about the Italian community of the North End, and the way this community has been negotiating identity through an analysis of its religious festivals.
Wednesday, November 3, 2021
More events coming soon!