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D-DAY. Behind the lens

di  Silvia Chini, Leonard O’Shea

On June 6, 1944, the beaches of Normandy witnessed what is considered to be the beginning of the end of WWII. This year will mark the 80th anniversary of one of the most significant, well organized, intricated operations in the history of warfare. In less than 24 hours the Allies landed around 156,000 troops in […]

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Get ready for 2024 European elections!

di  Silvia Chini, Leonard O’Shea

The countdown to the European elections has begun. Elections for the European Parliament take place 6-9 June 2024. In every EU country candidates will stand for one of the 720 seats up for grabs in the Parliament in Brussels, each country has a fixed number of seats available depending on the size of the population […]

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Nina Simone and the civil rights movement

di  Silvia Chini, Leonard O’Shea

The 91st anniversary of the birth of “The High Priestess of Soul” Nina Simone is a great occasion to consider her role as an activist and civil rights in history. Nina Simone participated in the American Society of African Culture conference in 1961 along with other intellectuals such as Langston Hughes and James Baldwin. This […]

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Viaggio intorno all'opera

con  Franco Monteverdi

Eventi Martedì 19 Marzo ore 16:00

World War II in literature

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con  Silvia Chini

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Speciale: Holocaust Memorial Day

di  Silvia Chini, Leonard O’Shea

The poet W. S. Merwin once said “What you remember saves you”. The Holocaust Memorial Day helps us to remember what happened and to celebrate those who spent their lives for people in need. GREAT SPEECH (Level B2.2) – Gideon Hauser “In the name of 6 million accusers” Download a lesson from our “Great Inspiration” […]

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