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An Evening with Italian Writer: Dacia Maraini
February 27, 2015 @ 5:15 pm - 7:00 pm | Cowell, Room 131Free
Cowell College Provost, Italian Studies Program, Languages & Applied Linguistics Department present:
An Evening with Italian Writer, Dacia Maraini
Preceded by Screening of 2013 Irish Braschi’s documentary film IO SONO NATA VIAGGIANDO: I was born travelling: A travel in Dacia Maraini’s memories.
Dacia Maraini is an influential writer, social critic and iconic figure in Italian contemporary literature and culture. She is the author of numerous novels, plays, short story and poetry collections including La lunga vita di Marianna Ucria, 1990, The Silent Duchess, and her latest work Chiara d’Assisi, Elogio della Disobbedienza, 2013, Chiara of Assisi, in Praise of Disobedience.