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This edition: Italian Heritage & Culture Month Special #2 2016: Italian Consul Gen. Genuardi, Giorgio Van Straten. IIC, Bill de Blasio

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Episode Details

First aired: October 13, 2016.

ITALICS kicks off its 10th Season of Italian Heritage and Culture Month Specials.

On this edition of ITALICS, we are joined by the Honorable Francesco Genuardi, Consul General of Italy in New York. We welcome back Giorgio van Straten, in his second year as Director of the Italian Cultural Institute in New York. Italics attends the Mayor's annual Italian Heritage & Culture Month event at Gracie Mansion and presents Bill de Blasio’s address.

Guest List

Hon. Bill de Blasio Mayor of New York City

Hon. Francesco Genuardi Consul Gen of Italy/New York

Cav. Anthony Julian Tamburri, PhD. Dean & Executive Director, Calandra Institute, Queens College/CUNY

Giorgio van Straten Director, Italian Cultural Institute NY