Special gallery exhibits will include camera obscura works by photographer Abelardo Morell and images made by Fitchburg State students during university-sponsored travel to Verona, Italy.
The collection includes 93 letters, postcards, and medals, depicting a military life that was tragically cut short while serving in the Navy in World War II.
Throughout its history, the center has sponsored programs that celebrate Italian contributions to Western civilization and supported study abroad scholarships that let university students and faculty explore the wider world.
Elena Ferrante's book is the first volume of her acclaimed series about the lifelong rivalry and friendship between two women from Naples.
The virtual discussion will examine the memoir of an Italian-American woman’s journey from Campania to the U.S.