Summer at
Siena School for Liberal Arts

Italian Cultural Studies - Intensive Summer

Instructors: Chiara Ricchi, Roberto Fineschi

Gain perspective on modern Italian Culture on both a local and national scale!

This two-part course offers an in-depth exploration of Siena, its life, its mentality and its famous public celebration, il Palio, together with insights into recent trends and issues in contemporary Italian society through the eyes of the greates Italian film-makers of our time.

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Summer at
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In summertime the scenery of Siena and the surrounding province come alive with colors, fragrances, and spectacular cultural events such as the world-famous Palio as well as many smaller Medieval festivals. The...

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