Trinacria Theatre Company brings together three tales of interracial romance, in a production that unfolds through the streets of a small Sicilian village.
Russia and China are the two spectres of the West, but how Italians feel towards them is a different story.
If people can't go to the bookshop, someone's got to bring the books to them.
As fashion houses in Italy dedicate their collections to the Year of the Tiger, the reliance on suppliers in China may rise to the surface.
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.