Posted by: Villa Le Balze | December 5, 2014

Falstaff “Tutto nel mondo è burla… Tutti gabbati!”

Yesterday evening we went to the opera at the Nuovo Teatro dell’ Opera di Firenze to see Falstaff.

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Posted by: Villa Le Balze | December 4, 2014

James Fitzgerald at Villa Le Balze

On Tuesday we hosted former FBI profiler James Fitzgerald who delivered a lecture on the use of forensic linguistics in some high profile cases in the United States during his career.

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Posted by: Villa Le Balze | November 12, 2014

Prof. Monica Barni on Linguistic Landscapes

Yesterday we hosted guest lecturer Prof. Monica Barni of the Università per Stranieri di Siena. Prof. Barni’s research is on linguistic landscapes. She was invited by Prof. Natalie Schilling of the Georgetown University Linguistics Department.

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Posted by: Villa Le Balze | November 11, 2014

Phil Perry (VLB ’07, COL ’08)

This summer we were so happy to host honeymooners, Phil Perry and wife Whitney. Congratulations again to both of you.

Phil Perry, Tina Fallani, Whitney Perry.

Phil Perry, Tina Fallani, Whitney Perry.

Posted by: Villa Le Balze | October 21, 2014

Villa Demidoff and Monte Senario

The City of Florence course visited Villa Demidoff and Montesenario on September 26th. It was a splendid day with perfect weather for visiting these locations.

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Posted by: Villa Le Balze | October 15, 2014

Riccardo Bruscagli

Yesterday evening we were honored to host Prof. Riccardo Bruscagli for a lecture on horror and pity in Dante’s Divine Comedy.

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Posted by: Villa Le Balze | October 15, 2014

Allison Flint Lenzi (SFS 99, VLB 98)

Yesterday we were so fortunate to host VLB 98 alumna, Allison Flint. She was accompanied by her husband Jason Lenzi. It was great to have you both.

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Posted by: Villa Le Balze | July 24, 2014

VLB Alumna Rebekah Lum Owen

Earlier this week we hosted Rebekah Lum Owen (VLB ’88, COL ’89). She is travelling in Italy with her family.

 

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Posted by: Villa Le Balze | July 21, 2014

Alumna at Villa Le Balze

Today we were very pleased to host Catherine Kelly (VLB Fall ’92 & SFS ’93). Catherine lives in Vancouver, BC.

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Posted by: Villa Le Balze | July 17, 2014

Gianni Cicali at Villa Le Balze

Gianni Cicali is an Associate Professor in the Italian Department at Georgetown University. As a native Florentine he is home now visiting family. We were very pleased to host Gianni at Villa Le Balze for a lecture on the history of Theatre and the Church in Italy.

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