Italian Istitutions and Free Events in New York

There are several great Institutions and Organizations in New York that organize, and sponsor a variety of free events with the goal of promoting the Italian language and culture.
Italian Cultural Institute in New York
This social organization promotes academic exchanges, organizes visual arts exhibitions, promotes Italian studies and supports various musical, literary, and theatrical events.
Casa Italiana Zerilli-Marimò
New York University-based institution emphasizes literature, cinema, politics, and social studies and also houses NYU's Department of Italian Studies. Cultural outreach program attracts well-known Italian politicians, academics, journalists, artists, and musicians.
The Italian Academy
The Italian Academy for Advanced Studies in America at Columbia University is an interdisciplinary research center that offers a wide variety of public and private functions including concerts, lectures, and seminars.
John D. Calandra Italian American Institution
The Institute organizes conferences, lectures, film screenings, seminars and symposia on the Italian American experience.