Place and time
Table 8 – Minha Casa
Friday 27 July 2018 at 12 noon
Paraty, Rio de Janeiro
‘Minha Casa’ (My House) conference at FLIP 2018 with Fabio Pusterla (CH) and Igiaba Scego (IT)
Fabio Pusterla (Medrisio, Switzerland) is a poet, essayist and translator, living between Lombardy and Lugano, where he teaches Italian and Literature. He has received awards such as Swiss Schiller and Gottfried Keller, and was one of the founders of the Idra literary magazine. For FLIP 2018, Pusterla has been invited to attend a table discussion with the Italian novelist Igiaba Scego, the descendant of Somali immigrants, engaging in a dialogue centring upon their common language – Italian – through different perspectives, contributions, borders and literary and geographical landscapes.