Episode 66 – Part 4/8 Christopher Columbus Series with Dr. Bénédicte Deschamp & Carla Simonini

Part 4/8 Christopher Columbus Series with Dr. Bénédicte Deschamp & Carla Simonini. Dr. Bénédicte Deschamp is a Professor of Italian American Immigration History, University of Paris, France. Carla Simonini is an Associate Professor and the Director of the Paul and Ann Rubino Italian American Studies Program at Loyola University Chicago. We discuss the History of the Holiday. Recorded: October 2020 … Read More

Episode 64 – Part 2/8 Christopher Columbus Series with Gabriella Airaldi & Carla Simonini

Part 2/8 Christopher Columbus Series with Gabriella Airaldi & Carla Simonini. Gabriella Airaldi is a Professor of Mediterranean Studies and Medieval History, University of Genoa, Italy. Carla Simonini is an Associate Professor and the Director of the Paul and Ann Rubino Italian American Studies Program at Loyola University Chicago. We discuss the History and Historiography of Columbus. (IN ITALIANO) Recorded: … Read More

Episode 63 – Part 1/8 Christopher Columbus Series with Dr. Héctor García Chávez & Carla Simonini

Part 1/8 Christopher Columbus Series with Dr. Héctor García Chávez & Carla Simonini. Dr. Héctor García Chávez is the Director of Latin American and Latinx Studies Program at Loyola University Chicago. Carla Simonini is an Associate Professor and the Director of the Paul and Ann Rubino Italian American Studies Program at Loyola University Chicago. We discuss the history and historiography … Read More

Episode 60 – The National Organization of Italian Americans in Film & Television with Taylor Taglianetti

Taylor Taglianetti is the founder of the National Organization of Italian Americans in Film & Television (NOIAFT). She is also a producer and celebrity interviewer. She is currently producing a short documentary, Heirloom, featuring Isabella Rossellini, about a mother and daughter who set out to discover why Italian Americans love to garden. It is set to release Fall 2020. Recorded: … Read More