Convivio is a celebration of all things Italian,

a feast for the spirit; a plea for the resurgence of social capital;

embracing arts, culture, heritage, and community;

and exemplifying the best the Italian way has to offer.

IN THE WORKS

A New Docu-Series

A New Docu-Series

This docustyle series is an authentic guided tour of some of the most beloved local Italian cuisine in America. It is a celebration of the universal truth that food is culture with the personal connections and stories around each dish providing a window into the modern Italian­ American experience. We will explore the neighborhoods, traditions, families, and personal narratives of Italian American culture through local Italian food.

Of Memes and Men: Italian Mafia Stereotypes in the Media

Of Memes and Men: Italian Mafia Stereotypes in the Media

Convivio Conversations is a dialogue series around issues of importance for the Italian American community. Our first discussion will focus on a recent issue surrounding the San Diego Symphony and its event, The Godfather Live and “mafia” party, as well as the current state of perceptions and media depictions of Italian Americans.
Coming this summer!

The Science Behind Send: From Tin Can to Telephony

The Science Behind Send: From Tin Can to Telephony

An exploration of the art and science behind our ever-evolving means of communication and an emphasis on the Italian scientists and visionaries that have been a vital part of these technological advances.
Summer 2016!

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SPONSORS

Duane Morris
Mona Lisa
D'Angelo CPA
Procopio
Arcidiacono
Tarantino Sausages
Little Italy
County of San Diego

COMMUNITY PARTNERS

ucsd
lafayette hotel
cal state san marcos
cinema little italy
san diego history
maritime museum