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Latest edition: Exploring Religious Processions

Episode Details

Original tape date: August 18, 2014.

First aired: August 27, 2014.

Ciro Quattrocchi, president of the Società Santa Fortunata di New York explains the history and significance of the Santa Fortunata procession in Brooklyn. The 125th annual feast of St. Rocco is held at St. Joseph’s church in Manhattan’s Lower East Side. Stephen S. La Rocca, Esq., President of the St. Rocco Society of Potenza in New York, details his journey in discovering this celebration and its impact on locals.

Guest List

Stephen La Rocca President, St. Rocco Society of Potenza in New York

Ciro Quattrocchi President, Società Santa Fortunata di New York

Dr. Joseph Sciorra, Ph.D. Associate Director of Academic and Cultural Programs/Folklorist, Calandra Institute, Queens College, CUNY

Cav. Anthony J. Tamburri Dean & Executive Director, The John D. Calandra Italian American Institute

  • September 2014
  • Wednesday, September 24 - 10:00am, 3:00pm, 11:00pm
  • Saturday, September 27 - 8:00pm
  • Sunday, September 28 - 10:00am