Discover Veneto: history and folklore

10-week course in English with Dario Penzo

Thursdays, 12:00–1:00 pm

Venice, from swampy refugee islands to the Most Serene Republic that controlled the Mediterranean. An introductory course to discover its millennia of history, art, culture and unknown treasures of one of the most visited regions of Italy.



Camilla Presti-Russell

Born in Verona, Italy, Laurea in lettere, Università di Padova. Taught lettere in High School in Verona. Taught Italian at Boston University, at the Centro Internazionale di Studi, Verona, at the University of Maryland, College Park. Has been teaching for the Italian Cultural Society, Language Program since 2003.
Married with two grown children and six grand children.