Originally identified in Japan, hikikomori refers to a state of severe self-isolation. We explore why it’s affecting so many Italians.
The Taranto-born, Paris-based prolific filmmaker creates films that mix whimsy and intimacy while holding up the mirror to societal trends.
The invasion of Ukraine by Russia has brought a sudden halt to the decade-long tourism industry in Versilia.
The journey of baccalà from the seas of Norway to Italian plates is one that involved shipwrecks, floating barrels, and the Catholic Church.
What began as a lighthearted joke ended up with strangers traveling thousands of miles to break bread and encourage growth in a southern Italian village.
Parma jumped 38 spots to be crowned as the Italian city with the best quality of life in 2021. What role has the city's food played?