Lake Village Italian immigrants

In 1895 Austin Corbin, a New York banker and land developer, working with immigration officials, brought 100 families from north central Italy to grow cotton at Sunnyside, a plantation located between the Mississippi river and lake Chicot.
Many of them were subject to peonage.

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Nina & Pinta in Biloxi Mississippi

Members of the Gulf Coast Italian American Cultural Society tour the Nina & Pinta in Biloxi Mississippi

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Vatican Allows Scholars Access To Archives Of Pope Pius XII.

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L'amica geniale

Lila and Lenú’s friendship strains and strengthens in the Season Two of My Brilliant Friend.

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Venice carnival on Sunday, February 23, 2010

The final two days of Venice carnival have been cancelled because of coronavirus. What a blow to the economy of this splendid city!

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