From Dublin: Giulia Alberico
December 7th 2022 the Italian Cultural Institute in Dublin, in collaboration with Enrica Maria Ferrara, lecturer of Italian at Trinity College Dublin, hosted Giulia Alberico, the author of the book La Signora delle Fiandre (PIEMME Mondadori, 2021).
Giulia Alberico is an Italian writer of fiction and non-fiction. She was a secondary school teacher for many years before she published her acclaimed collection of short-stories, Madrigale (Sellerio 1999, prize Arturo Loria 2000). Other work includes: Il gioco della sorte (Sellerio 2002), Il corpo gentile. Conversazione con Massimo Girotti (Sossella 2003), Come Sheherazade (Rizzoli 2004), I libri sono timidi (Filema 2007), Notizie di Aligi. Sei narratori abruzzesi (Carabba 2009) Sicuramente ho rubato. Conversazioni sulla scrittura, i libri, la scuola, con Simone Gambacorta (Duende 2012), Grazia (SEM 2017).
Enrica Maria Ferrara is a scholar in Italian at Trinity College Dublin, a translator and writer. She has translated texts by Simona Baldelli, Italo Calvino, Baltasar Porcel, Domenico Starnone, among others.