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1803, 2020

Meeting cancelled with our apologies

We are sorry that due to the coronavirus outbreak we have had to cancel this meeting. We apologise for any inconvenience caused and hope to reschedule Paolo Giannone's talk on Mani Pulite at a later date.

2204, 2020


We sincerely hope that you are all keeping well during these difficult times and that you are finding plenty to do at home.   Clearly, the 22 April meeting will not take place.   May it not be too long before we meet again, meanwhile we wish you all good [...]

2005, 2020

ENGLAND vs ITALY – Frances Hotimsky – Cancelled

This presentation will focus on some language absences and differences between English and Italian.  For instance, there is no Italian equivalent for Christmas pudding (absence); and pavimento does not mean pavement (difference). Language differences, in particular, may be misleading.

Dates for 2020

  • 17 June – Barbara Corti – Cancelled
  • 22 July – Summer Meal – Cancelled
  • 16 September – Claudia Daniotti – Topic tba
  • 21 October – A walk in the Vatican
  • 18 November – Pat Volante – The Rossi Family
  • 9 December – Christmas Meal