Poetry corner - Sinisgalli

Poetry corner – Sinisgalli

Leonardo Sinisgalli, a XX century poet and painter, was born in Basilicata in 1908 and died in Rome in 1981. He had moved to Rome…

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Poetry corner - Saba

Poetry corner – Saba

Umberto Saba, who was born in Trieste in 1883 and died in Gorizia in 1957,is considered one of the foremost Italian poets of the first…

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Poetry corner - Corazzini

Poetry corner – Corazzini

Sergio Corazzini was born in Rome in February 1886 and died there of tuberculosis in 1907. He lived a very unhappy short life marred by…

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Poetry corner - Cardarelli

Poetry corner – Cardarelli

Vincenzo Cardarelli, who was born as Nazareno Caldarelli in 1887 in the Lazio region, was an Italian journalist, writer and poet. In 1906 he moved…

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Lamento per il Sud

Lamento per il Sud

Salvatore Quasimodo was born in Sicily in 1901 and died of a cerebral haemorrhage in Naples in 1968. For the latter half of his life…

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