Marquette Wire

Waiting for Venice to flood

Kara Chiuchiarelli

April 23, 2013

Visiting Venice (or Venezia, as it's named in Italian) is an experience which is hard to explain. I think that, knowingly or unknowingly, when people think of "Italians" – or more accurately, Italian style – they thi...

Fist-pumping to hit the Italian Peninsula

Tony DiZinno

February 5, 2011

As an Italian-American, you never forget your roots. The history. The food. The Mafia (oops, maybe wasn’t supposed to mention that). Gym-Tan-Laundry. This is what I have learned it means to be an Italian-American. It’s good to see MT...

It’s amore: Local film festival shows off Italian culture and cinema

Matthew Reddin

April 29, 2010

If your exposure to Italian culture consists of watching the “guidos” and “guidettes” of “Jersey Shore,” it might be worth your while to learn something about real Italians for a change at the 4th annual Italian Film Festival USA of Milwaukee. The festival, takin...