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Italian Culture : A Guide   Tags: italian, italy  

This guide assists students in locating Italian cultural resources--including popular magazines, newspapers, and radio stations.
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Internet Resources

Italian Embassy USA -- List of cultural links.

Ministero dei Beni Culturali 

Italica -- Website on Italian culture and language.

Discoveritalia -- Offers itineraries for 1400 cities and 100 tourist areas.

Italian Museums Online -- Portal to museums in Italy.

Italian Area -- Italian Contemporary art archive.


Intute -- Intute is a service dedicated to discovering, evaluating and cataloguing online resources in the humanities and provides online access to this growing collection of records.


Italian Culture: A Guide

This guide is intended as a resource for those interested in locating materials on Italian culture. It is divided into five sections: the Regions of Italy, Italian Food, Italian Festivals, Italian Cinema and Italian Media



Italian Culture Guides

306.0945 F669c (Main Stacks)
Flower, Raymond and Alessandro Falassi. Culture Shock: Italy. Portland, Oregon: Graphic Arts Publishing Company, 1995.

945 It11 (Main Stacks)
Italy Profiled: Essential Facts on Society, Business and Politics in Italy. Edited by Barry Turner. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1999.

945.08 C144 (Main Stacks)
The Cambridge Companion to Modern Italian Culture. Ed Zygmunt G. Barański and Rebecca J. West. Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 2001.

DG450 .E53 2000 (Undergraduate)
Encyclopedia of Contemporary Italian Culture. Ed. Gino Moliterno. London; New York: Routledge, 2000.

945.092 K556c (Main Stacks)
Killinger, Charles. Culture and Customs of Italy. Westport, Conn: Greenewood Press, 2005.

DG555 .G53 1999 (Undergraduate)
Gilbert, Mark F. and Nilsson, K. Robert. Historical Dictionary of Modern Italy. Scarcrow Press, 1999.

945.092 Sa79c 1997 (Main Stacks)
Sasson, Donald. Contemporary Italy: Economy, Society and Politics since 1945. 2nd ed. London; New York: Longman, 1997.

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