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27 02, 2021

APULIAN GARGANIC – Francesco Granatiero

By |2021-03-28T10:02:08+02:00February 27th, 2021|The voices of Ulysses|0 Comments

Francesco Granatiero (Mattinata, Apulia, 1949) as a child helped his father in the hard work of the mountain fields, speaking the Apulian-Gargano dialect of his land, one of the dialects of the Apulian people that for Dante, in De Vulgari Eloquentia (I, XII, 7) , «Turpiter barbarizant». At fifteen, while he was already writing poetry, he lost his mother. Then, as a student, he began to publish some works in Italian, the last of which was published in Turin, where he graduated as a doctor [...]

13 02, 2021

Romanesco – Capalbi – Approfondimenti – English

By |2021-02-13T17:33:42+01:00February 13th, 2021|Approfondimenti|0 Comments

This beautiful Roman dialect translation in third rhyme of the verses on Paolo and Francesca was done between the last months of 2012 and the first months of 2013 by the Roman poetess Maddalena Capalbi. To see the web page of Maddalena Capalbi, click here. Verses of Francesca da Rimini translated into Roman dialect by Maddalena Capalbi   (Hell, V, 79-142) - Quanno che er vento soffia p’accostalle je provo a sussurà: «Voi angosciate, venitece a parlà, Lui nun s’offenne!» E come le colomme arichiamate coll’ali aperte voleno [...]

1 04, 2020

OCCITAN-PROVENÇAL – Rosella Pellerino

By |2020-04-05T09:27:37+02:00April 1st, 2020|The voices of Francesca|0 Comments

I was born in 1972 and have always lived in Borgo San Dalmazzo, a municipality of the Valle Stura in the province of Cuneo in Alpine Occitania.  The Piedmont dialect, widespread in that area and similar to that which is spoken by my family on my father’s side, was a part of my childhood mixed up with the one spoken by my family on my mother’s side, which in those days I did not realise was Occitan. Having completed my schooling specialising in classical studies, [...]