Celebrated Italian writer Dacia Maraini will talk about her 2013 novel on Saint Clare titled, "Chiara di Assisi: In Praise of Disobedience." Maraini's long and prolific writing career has produced many novels - including "Woman at War" (1975) and the international bestseller "The Silent Duchess" (1990) - and scores of plays, essays, collections of poetry, and investigative journalism. Her work most often focuses on women, children and major social issues.
Co-sponsored by Italian, Montserrat (Global Society) and the McFarland Center for Religion, Ethics and Culture.
Tuesday, March 11
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