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More Posts Follow Me: After moving to Rome inPratolini worked at the department of education and began contributing to several newspapers. Some of those workers, such as Metello, were imprisoned at the Murate jail, which has now made room for restaurants and flats.

With little formal education, he apprenticed as a typographer at the age of Stricken with tuberculosis inhe spent two years in a sanatorium. However, 20th-century Florence is described mainly in the novel Il quartiere, through the love stories of young people in Santa Croce. Born into a working-class family in Florence on October 19,Pratolini lost his mother when he was five years old.

For more guidance, see Wikipedia: Born inin the popular Florentine neighbourhood of San Frediano, Vasco Pratolini was one of the ppratolini significant interpreters of 20th-century Italian literature. Machine translation like Deepl or Google Translate is a useful starting point for translations, but translators must revise errors as necessary and confirm that the translation is accurate, rather than simply copy-pasting machine-translated text into the English Wikipedia.

Qkartiere was also active in the resistance against German occupation in the capital.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Biking from Fiesole to Volterra in the footsteps of the Etruscans. During this prolific period, he published Cronaca familiare and Cronache di poveri amantiinboth of which were well received and, inUn eroe del nostro tempo and Le ragazze di San Frediano.


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Pratolini died in Rome in Views Read Edit View history. Inhe founded, with Alfonso Gatto, the journal Campo di Marte, which lasted less than a year before the fascists shut it down. His most important literary works are the novels Cronaca familiareCronache di poveri amanti and Metello Pratolini went back Rome, where he published Metello, the famous historical novel included in the trilogy Una storia italiana [An Italian Story], which contains two gasco novels: He then moved to Rome, where he published his first short stories I, tappeto verde [The Green carpet] and took part in the Resistance.

Her writing focuses on modern Italy, its people, its history and its customs.

The holiday gift guide for Florence lovers Pdatolini, bags and bibs Editorial Staff. Vasco Pratolini 19 October — vadco January was an Italian writer of the 20th century. Christmas Markets in Tuscany. Tip your hat to Signa. Strengthened by its efforts to survive, by the heroism of the partisan struggle, by the spread of socialist ideas throughout the country and by a thirst for social justice, neorealism reached its peak in the s and s.

Content in this edit is translated from the existing German Wikipedia article at [[: Through his books he showed the world life in Florentine quarters, private lives intertwined with the difficult history of a city shaken by the war.

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Between andhe frequently changed jobs, from factory worker to street vendor, hotel porter to travelling salesman, until he decided to study and educate himself. Highlights Where to go What to do Plan your trip close equalizer. During his lifetime, Pratolini wrote 19 novels, two plays, a book of poetry, and many radio and film scripts.

His work is based on firm political principles and much of it is rooted in the ordinary life and sentiments of ordinary, modest working-class people in Florence. Retrieved from ” https: Although it originated in the s, neorealism did not fully emerge in Italy until after the end of World War II because, in conflict with party ideology, the fascist regime had suppressed it for nearly two decades.

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Finally, Allegoria e derisionepublished infocuses on the end of fascism and the dilemmas faced by Florentine intellectuals at a time of social change.

In he founded, together with Alfonso Gattothe magazine Campo di Marte. The quartifre of art and the vitality of culture in Florence, stretching back to Antiquity, have an energy that expands all throughout Tuscany. In other projects Wikimedia Commons.

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