Ilaria Cucchi was a normal person. Her life changed forever after her brother died in a guarded hospital room, and she started figthing for the truth.
Great courage, an unshakable faith in the codes of chivalry, madness, are the traits that one normally associated with Don Quijote. However, when Pirandello refers to specific events in the life of the Knight, a problem arises.
With the establishment of Florentine as the literary language of choice, all the other regional languages came to be regarded as dialects, creating a unique situation that Italians have struggled with to this day.
Our interview with Francesca Merli, a young exponent of Italy's contemporary theater.
The southernmost tip of Italy is ripe for a renaissance.