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Consulate General of Italy - Cultural Section

Istituto Italiano di Cultura in Vancouver
500 - 510 West Hastings St.
Vancouver BC  V6B 1L8
Tel.: (++)1-604-688-0809 
Fax: (++)1-604-688-2147
E-mail: iicvancouver@esteri.it 
Web: www.iicvancouver.esteri.it


Opening hours:
Mon-Thu: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm & 2:00 - 5:00 pm
Fri: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm & 2:00 - 4:00 pm 

Closed on Good Friday, and Friday, April 25th; open on Easter Monday.


View our calendar of events for APRIL 2014 (pdf).


  

NEW! SPRING 2014 session of language courses (click here for info):

 
  • download our general brochure

  • NEW! download the revised flyer for our upcoming April 14 - June 30 session (pdf format) here


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Highlights-

History

-Gods and Goddesses of Ancient Rome: Gods in Roman Daily Life (and Death)

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Gods and Goddesses of Ancient Rome: Gods in Roman Daily Life (and Death)

In this concluding talk, Dr. Reid will look at the role of the gods in ordinary Roman daily life. There are the familiar Lares and Penates to discuss, but also the issue of the Romans’ close interactions with other deities, such as the ancient god Saturn, >>>

Literature

-Transculturalism and contemporary creative writing. Reflections of a global nomad

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Transculturalism and contemporary creative writing. Reflections of a global nomad

The Istituto and ARPICO are pleased to announce an evening with Dr. Arianna Dagnino, Italian author, independent journalist, literary translator and cultural analyst. Dagnino’s analysis and presentation of the emergence of a transcultural sensibility >>>

Cinema

-The Young Montalbano: The Third Secret

Thursday, April 24, 2014

The Young Montalbano: The Third Secret

We continue our Detective Montalbano prequel series, directed by G. M. Tavarelli. In this episode, strange anonymous letters addressed to Montalbano keep arriving at the police station in connection with local workers' deaths. While the team attempts >>>

Tourism

-Sicily: Myths and Legends

Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Sicily: Myths and Legends

Sicily is the crossroad of thousand-year old myths, legends and traditions, both sacred and profane. The people of this fabulous island have transfigured into legend the very origins of their land, describing Sicily as a gift made by God himself to the >>>

 

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