Youth at the Beginning of the 20th Century

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SILVIA PIO Not many know that the  Fascist song “Giovinezza” (Youth) was written before the coming of the disastrous political period which led to dictatorship and war. It was written at the beginning of the 20th century by the student-poet…

Thursday’s Glory


LORENZO BARBERIS. Abstract: short history of the Italian tv program “Campanile Sera”, 1959-1962. In this program, two cities (one from northern Italy, one from central-southern Italy) faced each other in various games to become the champion city.

Vanity (of the) Fair

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LORENZO BARBERIS. An article about the history of art and craft exhibitions in the city of Mondovì, in Northern Italy. This is a short chronology: 1829: First Art&Crafts Fair in Turin. 1870: First Art&Crafts Fair in Cuneo. 1878: First Art&Crafts Fair in…

The Worker Organization


A.M. Abstract: an article about the old organization of the workers in the city of Mondovì, named S.O.M.S., Società Operaia di Mutuo Soccorso, that means “worker organization of mutual aid”. (image by Ezio Briatore).