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fini

At 57, Fini is already a political veteran.

By Madeleine Johnson
Published: 2009-12-18
Not all Italians are glued to the Berlusconi soap opera, especially those in his own government. Carefully-coordinated…

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demerits

How strong is Italy’s urge to change?

By Madeleine Johnson
Published: 2009-11-10
Whether expatriates or tourists, few have come to Italy and not wondered at some point about the country’s…

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temptation

BOOK REVIEW
Temptation
By John Pen (János Székely), Translated by Ralph Manheim and Barbara Tolnai
Creative Age Press, 1946. 616 pages

The post-Berlin Wall era sometimes makes it difficult to…

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tim parks

Tim Parks in Milan. Photo by Madeleine Johnson.

By Madeleine Johnson
Published: 2009-06-01
I first met the man whom the poet and Nobel Laureate Joseph Brodsky calls “the best English…

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