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    Sep, 17

  • Things to See in Rome and Florence

    537 South Peters Street
    New Orleans, LA 70130 United States

    September 21 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

    Have you gone with your family to Italy and want to enjoy it again? Do you hope to go there with them one day? Do you want your kids or grandkids to learn something of the history and culture there? Come to this lecture and bring the whole family. Tom Cortazzo will be presenting things […]

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  • 05

    Oct, 17

  • Art & Aperitivo

    537 South Peters Street
    New Orleans, LA 70130 United States

    October 5 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    The American Italian Cultural Center is excited to announce the opening of the Luke Fontana Collection. The Luke Fontana Collection is a series of photographs and paintings of New Orleans jazz greats such as Matthew “Fats” Houston, Louis Nelson, Kid Thomas, and many others. Luke’s work will be on display at the American Italian Cultural […]

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  • 19

    Oct, 17

  • How Genealogy Research Helped Solve a 70 Year WWII Mystery

    537 South Peters Street
    New Orleans, LA 70130 United States

    October 19 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

    Sal Serio, curator of the American Italian Research Library, will tell the story of Lt. Wesley Richard of Metairie, Louisiana. In 1943, Lieutenant Richard ‘s plane was shot down in Sabaudia, Italy and he perished. German forces occupied the region, but the small farm community of Sabaudia took Lt. Richard into their hearts and minds. […]

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  • 25

    Oct, 17

  • Lecture Series: Lowlife/Highbrow: Bernini and the Art of Baroque Rome

    537 South Peters Street
    New Orleans, LA 70130 United States

    October 25 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Join us for a lecture on Gianlorenzo Bernini given by  Father Gregory Waldrop, S.J., the chair of Loyola’s Art Department. Gianlorenzo was a coddled prodigy and the darling of the Papal Court who created the Baroque style of sculpture. His works furthered the ambitions of some of the 17th century’s most powerful patrons from popes […]

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