This special event, brought to The Portico by The Parco Letterario Terre di Dante and Societa’ Dante Alighieri, celebrates the vast lands between Florence and Ravenna where Dante lived and was inspired to compose his immortal writings. This event is in English with some Italian.
Presentation of the book “L’Italia con gli occhi di Dante” by Raffaella Cavalleri
Presentation of tours and itineraries suspended between the present and the past, walked through the alleys of the villages, with the opportunity to see and taste the excellence of the territory in every season.
Screening of the short film “Inferno” (1911) and the “Parco Dante” which is part of the Parchi Letterari - Italian Literary Landscapes.
Meeting with a representative of the Foundation “Ravenna Festival 2017”, a summer festival of opera and classical music founded in 1990 by Maria Cristina Mazzavilani, the wife of conductor Riccardo Muti, who makes regular appearances there.