DYLAN THOMAS AND ITALY - Conference in Torino, Italy - Biblioteca Alberto Geisser, March 25 6 pm

25/03/2015 18:00

 

 

 
DYLAN THOMAS AND ITALY

Tribute to one of the greatest poets of the twentieth century
at the conclusion of the celebrations organized
for the centenary of his birth

a project by “Il Luogo delle Arti” and “Immagine & Poesia”


In the beginning was the three-pointed star,
One smile of light across the empty face . . .

Dylan Thomas

Alberto Geisser Library, Torino

Wednesday, March 25  6 pm – free admission –

Speakers:
Manrico Murzi: poet
Massimo Trombi (Libreria La torre di Abele)
Anna Maria Bracale Ceruti, Luisa Paglieri (Associazione Il Luogo delle Arti)
Lidia Chiarelli, Rosalba Vacis, Maria Fiorenza Verde (Associazione Immagine & Poesia)
Cristina Codazza: voice artist

paintings by  Gianpiero Actis e Davide Binello

acknowledgments for comments and messages:

OXFORD: Hannah Ellis (grand-daughter of Dylan Thomas, President of the Dylan Thomas Society of Great Britain)
SWANSEA: Peter Thabit Jones (Welsh poet and dramatist, author – with Aeronwy Thomas – of “The Dylan Thomas Walking Tour of Greenwich Village”), Jo Furber (Literature Officer - Dylan Thomas Centre), Anne Haden (Expert on Dylan Thomas)
NEW YORK: Stanley H. Barkan, Poet/Publisher, Cross-Cultural Communications, NY