Grazia Deledda, two days of omaggio in New York – Libri

(by Alessandra Baldini) (ANSA) – NEW YORK, DEC 01 – With a due giornate di studio and the production of a film, New York rende omaggio alle opere, all’eredità artistica e alla figura di Grazia Deledda. “Grazia Deledda Revolutionary” from the documentary filmmaker Cecilia Mangini came to the Istituto Italiano di Cultura celebrating the celebrations, also remembering that the few days of the anniversary of the Nobel Prize for Literature, on December 10, 1927, were the first and only Italian lady who has received the prestigious riconoscimento. The New York appuntamento is the last one in the calendar of the celebrations for the 150th anniversary of the birth of the writer.

The idea, at the end of the beginning, is to use the wealth to amplify Deledda’s work also all’estero, has said, I learn and work at the Casa Italiana Zerilli Marimò della New York University, Anthony Muroni, artistic director of the Comitato per le celebrazioni: “We will not volevamo rinchiudere le celebrazioni nello stretto recinto di Nuoro o della Sardegna”.

Sardinia is the point of departure: Dino Manca, linguist and philologist at the University of Sassari, has spoken about the wheel that Deledda has served in carrying Sardegna all the attention of Europe and the world. As Angela Guiso, literary and saggista critic, has remembered: one of her books, ‘Dopo il Divorzio’, was a translation and published by negligent Usa già in 1905, even if the editor wanted all the author to change the finale to give it to the writers classic ‘happy ending’.

Ciononostante – e pur avendo trattato temi universali – Deledda è ancora little conosciuta negli Stati Uniti. The translators Mary Ann Witt and Martha Witt hope I will contribute to fulfilling the publication, scheduled for next spring, of the English version of ‘La danza della collana’.

I washed sono continuation oggi at the Istituto Italiano di Cultura di New York with an incontro dedicated to insegnants and students of the upper schools for the presentation of the Alexa skill, “Parole di Grazia”, ​​with audio contents of its location and the life of Grazia Deledda tratti dalle sue operate. As a result of the initiative, the production of the documentary ‘Grazia Deledda La Rivoluzionaria, ultima opera di Cecilia Mangini, pioneer of real cinema, died in 2021 at 94 years old, who signed it with Paolo Pisanelli.

Gli appuntamenti di New York, promosi dal Comitato Instituzionale composto da Provincia e Comune di Nuoro, il Museo MAN, UniNuoro e Fondazione Banco di Sardegna, sono stati curati da Valeria Orani, con lo sguardo rivolto al futuro: “Il dialogo tra i relatori italiani The più autorevoli studiose di Grazia Deledda del Nord America – ha detto – ci aiuta a scoprire como l’autrice abbia saputare superior i recinti della maschilista culture. Sardinian cultural root”. (ANSA).

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