Dante Alighieri (1265-1321)
The Princeton Dante Project
Includes the poet’s major works, in both Italian and English, as well as images, maps, diagrams and dual-language recordings of the Divine Comedy.
Digital Dante Project at Columbia University
Includes the full version of the Divine Comedy, in Italian and English, as well as Dante’s other works.
- Società Dantesca Italiana
Scholarly organization dedicated to the study of il sommo poeta and his works. Based in Dante’s hometown of Florence, Italy.
The World of Dante a multi-media site created to facilitate study and teaching of The Divine Comedy.
Other Scholarly Resources
- Decameron Web
Brown University’s online archive dedicated to Giovanni Boccaccio (1313-1375) and his medieval Italian-language masterpiece.
- The Petrarchan Grotto
Contains the biography and works (in Italian, Latin and English) of Francesco Petrarca (1304-1374).
The life and works of Giacomo Leopardi (1798-1837). In Italian.
The life and works of famed Abruzzese poet Gabrielle D’Annunzio. In Italian.
- Italian Women Writers
Site dedicated to the lives and works of Italy’s women writers. Hosted by the University of Chicago.
- Italian Virtual Library
Dante Alighieri Society
- Società Dante Alighieri – Sede Centrale
Head Office in Rome, Italy, including a complete list of DAS chapters throughout the world.
Other Italian Cultural Organizations and Resources
- United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)
Links to UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Italy and other information
- Istituto Italiano di Cultura – Chicago
The cultural office of the Consulate General of Italy in Chicago. The Istituto offers Italian language classes in Chicago and in Italy, as well as grants and scholarships for students, cultural events and more.
- Italian American Cultural Society (IACS)
Italian American Cultural Center in Clintown Township, Michigan. Tel: (586) 226-1582
- Governo Italiano
- Ministero degli Affari Esteri
- Consolato d’Italia in Detroit
- Comites Detroit
- European Union
- Repubblica di San Marino – Segreteria di Stato per gli Affari Esteri
- Città del Vaticano – Francesco
- Canton Ticino
Italian Language Resources
- Online Italian dictionary and encyclopedia
- Virgilio Parole
Italian dictionary, directory of antonyms and synonyms, verb conjugations and more
Online English to Italian and Italian to English dictionary
- Wayne State University Department of Romance Languages
Regions of Italy – Regional Capitals
Abruzzo – L’Aquila
Basilicata – Potenza
Calabria – Catanzaro
Campania – Napoli
Emilia Romagna – Bologna
Friuli Venezia Giulia – Trieste
Lazio – Roma
Liguria – Genova
Lombardia – Milano
Marche – Ancona
Molise – Campobasso
Piemonte – Torino
Puglia – Bari
Sardegna – Cagliari
Sicilia – Palermo
Toscana – Firenze
Trentino Alto Adige – Trento
Umbria – Perugia
Veneto – Venezia
Valle D’Aosta – Aosta
News and Information from Italy
Tourism and Travel
Italian commercial airline
- Italian Government Tourism Board
- Lonely Planet – Italy
- Traghetti Online
Italian passenger rail service: online schedules and ticketing
- Tutto Città
Italian road maps and driving directions
- Via Michelin
Road maps and driving directions for Western Europe
- Borsa Italiana
The major Italian stock exchange, based in Milan
Italian business association
The Made in Italy Official Portal
- Italy America Chamber of Commerce
- Italian American Chamber of Commerce of Michigan
- Museum of Italian Design
- Museo delle Paste
Museum dedicated to pasta
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