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Voglia d’Italia

12th February 2021
Voglia d’Italia

Like most societies, Voglia d’Italia (the Italian Society for South Yorks and North Notts) have had to curtail their normal programme of events owing to the restrictions. However, the following Zoom events are planned:

I am an Englishman in Italian: Italian Culture and Language in Elizabethan England
Friday 5th March, 7.30pm
Focuses on the influence of Italian on the English language and is presented by Dr John Gallagher from the University of Leeds.

The Eternal Pantheon: A Classical Gallery of Rogues
Friday 2nd April, 7.30pm
A playful look at the Greek and Roman gods and why and how their images are still used today, presented by Gillian Hovell, the Muddy Archaeologist.

Admission is free and non-members are welcome. If anyone is interested in participating in the above events please contact Peter Ingham on 01709 370895.