Join The Broad for our brand new ITALIAN FOR FOODIES class / cultural exchange group.
Italian for Foodies will be a 6 week course using Italian food as a lens for the Italian language and culture. Expect to pick up basic phrases for travel and dining, learn the origins and traditions of your favorite foods, eat lots of delicious food, try your hand at making fresh pasta, drink tasty wine, and make a few new friends along the way!
Level: All (Please note, this course will cover some basic italian but is a culture NOT language class)
Instructor: Elise Canup
Time: Wednesday Nights
Sessions: 6 Weeks
Start Date: 01/09/2019 (Ends Feb. 20th with special happy hour Feb. 13th)
Seats available: 8
Fee: $150 Broads / $200 Guests (Broads use code for discount)
T&Cs: Full pre-payment required
About your instructor:
Elise Canup is an Italofile and gastronome hailing from Richmond Virginia. Her interest in Italy lies at the intersection of its food, its art, and its history—only appropriate for the holder of a Master’s in Italian Studies from Georgetown University who is fluent in Italian (ask her about her thesis on the gastronomic history of the Columbian Exchange!).
Elise has extensive experience living and working in Italy. While there she has studied at La Sapienza University, interned with the Rome Sustainable Food Project, worked on organic farms, and lead culinary tours up and down the Peninsula. While stateside, she has worked as an interpreter and curatorial assistant for a travelling exhibit of Vatican artworks, as the program coordinator The Italian Garden Project, and as the farm manager for Victory Farms.