DAS celebrated the Dante Alighieri Society End of Year Party at the Detroit Historical Museum Streets of Old Detroit with a celebration which included the “Dante Distinctive Citizen Award” ceremony to honor admirable members of the community. The 2018 recipient was Maria Harris. …
Il mondo in italiano
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, discounts on participating structures in Italy, and other benefits. Membership is open to all who share an interest in the language and culture of Il Bel Paese.
For the past 94 years, the Dante Alighieri Society has aimed to be the “face” of Italian culture in southeastern Michigan.