EARLY BIRD SPECIAL $320
After September 24 - $340
Registration deadline October 2
Serie: I premiati
This Fall Lidia Rende's Club di lettura will dive into Sandro Veronesi's award-winning 2019 novel Il colibrì, which was awarded the Premio Strega in 2020.
Sandro Veronesi (Florence, 1959) is a two-time winner of the Premio Strega.
Il colibrì,through wamrth, love, angst, philosophy and humour, tells the complex story of Marco Carrera, an ophthalmologist. The story moves bacwards and forwards in time, with each chapter informing the reader in which decade events take place. His narrative has been compared to a mosaic which th reader puts together while experiencing soe of the most moving and insightful depictions of the complexity of human life.
Publisher: La nave di Teseo
Prerequisite: For students who have completed level C1.3
THIS COURSE TAKES PLACE IN PERSON
at Istituto Italiano di Cultura
496 Huron St. in Toronto
Course begins on October 13, 2023
- 2.5 hour classes each week for 8 weeks, total 20 hours
- Small class sizes of maximum 9 students
- Our courses follow the Common European Framework set by the European Council
- Highly qualified professional teachers with significant experience in teaching Italian as a second language.
IMPORTANT - New students
at the Istituto must complete the placement test before registering for this class. The purpose of this test is to ensure students are taking the correct course based on their assessed level. Returning students are not required to take this test.
TAKE PLACEMENT TEST HERE