A celebration of Europe Day

Date: 
Thursday, 9 May 2013
Time: 
5.30PM & 7.15PM

Venue: Italian Cultural Institute, 82 Nicolson St, Edinburgh
FREE

5.30pm Europa, our First Migrant

Playwright Maggie Rose and Salvatore Cabras will discuss the origins of the figure 'Europa', how she relates to contemporary concepts of European identity and the development of their play 'Europa, our First Migrant' (see page 17). Followed by Q+A and discussion.

7.15pm Women of Molise 
Director Agapito Di Pilla will introduce his film 'Women of Molise' (60 mins) which follows the photographic journey of photographer Frank Monace in 1950 through rural Italy to document the lives of women affected by migration. Followed by Q+A and discussion.  

 

Stills would like to thank Tony Macaroni and Arts and Business Scotland New Arts Sponsorship Award for their funding and partnership in producing Second Sight

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IMAGE: Women of Molise (2012), Agapito Di Pilla, video 60' mins