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Isabella Panfido

Italy

From Venice, has a degree in Russian Language and Literature. She is a freelance journalist and contributes to the cultural pages of Il Corriee del Veneto, she also writes for Italian art and literature magazines. For some years, she has prepared and conducted the only radio program in Italy dedicated to poetry for Radio 24 Il sole 24ore. She has published the book Casa di donne (House of Women; Marsilio edizioni, 2005–2006), the booklet A pelo d’acqua (On the Water’s Surface; Premio Firenze 1997). Her poetry has been translated into English. She has published a fiction book for children Il mistero delle tredici foto (The Mystery of the Thirteen Photos, 1999). Specifically, she has worked with the poetry of Boris Pasternak, Osip Mandelstam, Anna Achmatova, Tony Harrison and the dialectal poets of the Veneto area of the twentieth century. Isabella Panfido has translated poetry from Russian and from English. She handled the republication of Poesie dialettali (Dialectal Poems) of Ernesto Calzavara (2006) and prepared and translated the integral version, unpublished of ‘Memorie di una contadina’ (Memories of a Peasant Woman) of L. Tolstoj and T. Kuzminskaja (edizioni Casagrande ’08). She compiled the book of youth writing Io sono, io sogno (I Am, I Dream; edizioni Santi Quaranta, 2008). Isabella Panfido ideates and organizes, for public and private organizations, cultural events and cycles of meetings on contemporary Italian and foreign poetry.

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Authors

Agnieszka Będkowska-Kopczyk
Agnieszka Żuchowska-Arendt
Alenka Jovanovski
Alenka Koderman
Alja Adam
Amir Talić
Andraž Polič
Andrea Brady
Andrej Hočevar
Anja Sredić
Anupama Amaran
Barbara Korun
Barbara Pogačnik
Barbara Siegel Carlson
Bojan Brecelj
Catherine Phil MacCarthy
Ciaran O'Driscoll
Cristina Viti
Darija Žilić
David Brooks
Dejan Koban
Dinko Telećan
Dražen Katunarić
Emilio Coco
Esa Hirvonen
Fiona Sampson
Francisco Larios
Gašper Malej
Gašper Torkar
Glorjana Veber
Goran Janković
Goran Č. Potočnik
Goro Takano
Gregor Podlogar
Hana Kovač
Henning H. Bergsvåg
Hiroshi Hasebe
Christophe Lamiot Enos
Ineke Holzhaus
Irena Šťastná
Isabella Panfido
Ivan Landžev
Iztok Osojnik
Jacek Lenkiewicz
Jan Kuhlbrodt
Ján Gavura
Jana Šnytová
Jani Kovačič
Johanna Venho
John Davies
John O'Donoghue
Jonáš Hájek
Jouni Inkala
Kelly Lenox
Knute Skinner
Kristina Hočevar
Ksenija Premur
Ksenija Jus - Xenia
Lenka Krajnc
Maciej Melecki
Maja Novak
Marcin Warmuz
Maria Jastrzebska
Marianna Kurtto
Marjan Strojan
Mark Whelan
Marta Podgórnik
Martina Komárková
Martina Hefter
Matej Krajnc
Michał Kopczyk
Michele Obit
Milan Jesih
Miroslava Gavurová
Muanis Sinanović
Paddy Bushe
Pamela Uschuk
Paul Polansky
Pauliina Haasjoki
Petra Kolmančič
Primož Čučnik
Radharani Pernarčič
Roberto Nassi
Robin Parmar
Simona Popescu
Slavo Šerc
Srečko Kosovel
Stephen Watts
Špela Drnovšek Zorko
Špela Sevšek Šramel
Tahir Mujičić
Taja Kramberger
Takako Arai
Tatjana Jamnik
Tina Kozin
Tone Škrjanec
Urška P. Černe
Vilja-Tuulia Huotarinen
Ville Hytönen
Vlado Kreslin
Willem van Toorn
William Pitt Root
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