Cultural association Isaiah Berlin


The Cultural Association Isaiah Berlin, with support of Liguria’s Region organises in Santa Margherita Ligure (Just a few kilometres from renowned village Portofino) italian language and culture lessons directed to foreign students and scholars.
Our project will have many daily meetings which will be carried out by first level expert teachers and professors of italian culture, covering differents general interest matters.
Grammar and conversation lessons will be subdivided into 3 differents levels, keeping in mind and respecting previous knowledge shown by the students at the level test at the beginning of the course. Lessons wil be carried out by italian mother tongue teachers.

The arguments of the meetings will be the following:

* Italian literature
* Art
* Cinema
* Theatre
* Music
* Scientist notions
* Modern and contemporary history
* Eno-gastronomy

6 theoretical and practical kitchen and culinary lessons will be optional, and carried out by a professional italian Chef. Involvement in this lessons costs 80 Euro and is not included in the price of the course.

The aim of our association is to favour conversation and approach of the foreign students with local people and teachers.
We will offer special and remarkable moments, trips, lunch and dinners, and many celebrations, always with optional involvement.
During the grammar and conversation course, very important and remarkable events will be carried out, among which: “Premio Ansaldo” and “Festival della Politica”, unicum in the country, with the participation of famous journalists, teachers, political scientist and many institution representatives.

Registration Fee: (We accept your application form, which should arrive to us via e mail till 10th June 2019)
Full Program: 500 Euro
4 Weeks Program: 380 Euro
Discounts for groups and possible agreement ad doc with foreign institutions.
10% discuount for members and partners.

Payment by cash only, after arival. We dont’ accept any credit or debit card.

Accommodation: The association offers a maximum of 30 beds at the “ISTITUTO COLOMBO”, for 15 euro per day (Shared room of 4 or 5 people, restroom in the room, shared kitchen, free WI-FI, gym and laundry room).
Booking needs be made in advance, directly at our Association, and only after a successful full program registration.

Chairman of the Association: Emeritus Dino Cofrancesco
Secretary’s office and management: Manuela Sciandra
Tel e What’s’app + 39 338 3465544


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