The Dante Alighieri Society is your gateway to Il Mondo in Italiano … the culture, language, food, wine, history, art, opera, music, cinema, fashion and industry of Italy.
The Dante Alighieri Society – Michigan Chapter, promotes the Italian language and culture in its territory. The Michigan Chapter is part of the worldwide Società Dante Alighieri, based in Rome, Italy. The society takes its name from the poet Dante Alighieri, author of the Divine Comedy and one of the fathers of the Italian language.
Dante Alighieri Society members have access to a wealth of rich cultural and networking events, guided trips to Italy, discounts on participating hotels in Italy, discounts on Italian language classes and other benefits. Membership is open to all who share an interest in the language and culture of Il Bel Paese.
For the past 92 years, the Dante Alighieri Society has aimed to be the “face” of Italian culture in southeastern Michigan.
Calling all students in Michigan who love art and the Italian language and culture – this is for you! Just submit a depiction of Italy’s renowned poet Dante Alighieri, and you could win a week-long cultural course in Florence and trip expenses up to $1,000!!