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The Crazy Woman Next Door: Conversation with Alda Merini

La pazza della porta accanto: Conversazione con Alda Merini

Directed by Antonietta De Lillo
Italy, 2013
Documentary

Synopsis

Alda Merini, the “furious small bee” as she described herself. She was one of the most important voices of Italian poetry in the twentieth century. “They ask me if my despair is equal to your absence. No, it’s something more: is an act of staring death that I do not know how to give to you”.

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The Crazy Woman Next Door: Conversation with Alda Merini Directed by Antonietta De Lillo