Lamezia, May 10 presentation of the book “Mothers” by Marisa Fasanella at the literary coffee convent

Lamezia Terme – “As part of this rich May of city books, the literary review of Lamezia Terme’s municipal administration begins again, curated by the Presidency of the City Council and the Ministry of Culture. May 10, the presentation to the public of one of the most biting and discussed books 2021: “Mothers” by Marisa Fasanella, published by Castelvecchi Editore; a text that firmly and without discounting addresses the issue of the survival of motherhood and femininity in the context of deprivation, such as asylum, “is what reads a note.

The review – they specify – is hosted by Literary Coffee Cloister, sponsored by Lametine Headquarters at Unipegaso Telematic University and uses the collaboration with the “Valentino de Fazio” Economic Technical Institute, which handles the content and printing of the relative information material at each event. “Tommaso Campanella” State High School offers its young artists occasional short thematic musical interludes: for the presentation of Marisa Fasanella the young pianist Cristian Muraca, from the fourth grade of Liceo Musicale, will perform. The poet Pasqualino Bongiovanni, scientific curator of Review, will moderate the debate with Professor Giuseppe Lo Castro, Professor of Italian Literature at the University of Calabria Marisa Fasanella is one of the most interesting voices in recent Italian literature: originally from Cassano allo Ionio, she has published novels and short story collections for prestigious publisher and with “Madri” she is a finalist, in the section a Narrative, of the Deledda 2022 award “.

Pasqualino Bongiovanni explains the reasons for the newspaper’s attention to this work: “Marisa Fasanella is one of the female voices who for several years has successfully animated the panorama of our regional literature and also given us the lights from the national spotlight. She already has a real production behind it which is characterized by an original southern female story. In his latest work, “Mothers”, the author returns to the theme of motherhood by removing it from the most common stereotypes and instead transcending it into a dimension characterized by a violent and desperate suffering that can generate a strong emotional impact on the reader. to live better, so emerges from the sad fate of each of these women gave figures the dramatic matter of a human and intimate solidarity that really can not leave us indifferent ”.

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