Giuseppe Antonelli

Giuseppe Antonelli teaches Italian Linguistics at the University of Cassino, writes for “La lettura”, a Corriere della Sera supplement, and hosts La lingua batte, a weekly radio show aired on Radio Tre.  He has taken part in the TV show Kilimangiaro since 2015, broadcast every Sunday on Rai Tre, telling stories about words. Among his latest books there are Comunque anche Leopardi diceva le parolacce. L’italiano come non ve l’hanno mai raccontato (By the way, even Leopardi used to curse. The Untold Italian Language, Mondadori 2014), Un italiano vero. La lingua in cui viviamo (A true Italian. The language we live in, Rizzoli 2016) and Volgare eloquenza. Come le parole hanno paralizzato la politica (Vulgar Eloquence. How words paralyzed politics, Laterza 2017).

  • Event on June 30 and July  1 and 2, Sant’Antiocru h. 12.00, MEZZOGIORNO DI FUOCO