In the next posts, we will meet you with our semi-finalists. We will show you their semi-final’s poem and interview about them and their impressions about Mili Dueli. Also, you will see what they answer on some interesting situations.
Note: Semi-final duels starts in September, 5. We have two semi-finals where we will show 25 authors in each one. So, this is TOP 50 poets in competition where have been presented 545 authors.
14. RAFFAELLA MARIA BARBARA DIRENZO
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|Name and Surname||
Raffaella Maria Barbara Direnzo
|Date and the year of birth||
|Nationality (Write the name of the country whose passport you have in UPPERCASES)||
|Name of the city where you live (Write in uppercases. If you live in the village, write the name of the city that place belongs to, then the name of the village in brackets)||
|When did you start writing poetry?||
I started to write poetry till I was a baby. I had a secret diary. One day my mother found it and she depressed it. So I preferred to throw it away.
|Which elementary school were you attending? Were you a good student?||
My elementary school was my happy place. The name of my school was “Scuola primaria Don Lorenzo Milani” of Altamura. I was the best student of the school. My teacher sended me in all the class to read my Thems.
|Which high school have you finished (or which high school are you attending)?||
I finished Liceo Scientifico Federico II di Svevia in Altamura
|Do you have a college degree? Enter your academic title, if any. If you go to college, write down what year you are on. If you are not going while planning to enroll, enter which colleges you are interested in! *||
I am Journalist and I am the last Year of Medicine Veterinary.
|Are you employed? If you are: what is your job and where are you working?||
I write articles
|Books you’ve published:||
I won a lot of concourse and ,my poems are expose in some galleries of Milano, ROma and Sardegna. Some poems are collected in anthologies, but I don’t have write my personal book jet.
“Verrà il mattino e avrà il tuo verso” Vol. VI, Aletti Editore, 2008;
“Dedicato a … poesie per ricordare” Vol. VI, Aletti Editore, 2007;
“Il Federiciano”, Aletti Editore, 2010;
“Tra un fiore colto e l’altro donato”, Aletti Editore, 2013;
“Viaggi di Versi Nuovi Poeti Contemporanei”, Editore Pagine, 2014.
“Catalogo/ Contaminazioni Identitarie”, Circuiti Dinamici, 2016;
“Volume IX Edizione del Concorso letterario “Il Volo di Pegaso”, a cura del Centro Naz. Malattie Rare dell’Istituto Superiore di Sanità, 2017.
“Volume X Edizione del Concorso letterario, artistico e musicale “Il Volo di Pegaso” a cura del Centro Naz. Malattie Rare dell’Istituto Superiore di Sanità, 2018.
“Volume XI Edizione del Concorso letterario, artistico e musicale “Il Volo di Pegaso” a cura del Centro Naz. Malattie Rare dell’Istituto Superiore di Sanità, 2019.
Catalogo Ufficiale 2018/2019 “BIBART BIENNALE INTERNAZIONALE D’ARTE DI BARI E AREA METROPOLITANA”
|Your poetry awards:||
-Pagine e Caffè
|What does poetry mean to you?||
It’s just life. Moments spits on a paper to survive.
|Make a list of your five favourite writers:||
Pier Paolo Pasolini
|ABOUT MILI DUELI|
|How did you hear about our contest, and decided to apply?||
Comunication On Facebook
|What are your experiences with the contest so far? What do you like the most, and what would you change?||
It’s perfect in that new way.
|Who’s your mentor? What’s your opinion about her/him?||
|Were you expecting to enter the semi-final stage as one of the TOP 50 among 545 people who applied?||
|Are you expecting to enter the final stage?||
|Do you expect winning this competition?||
|Tick the three groups that describe you the most:||
good sense of humor
like to spend a lot of time alone
|Tick the three groups that describe you the least:||
talking in front of the audience without problem
not afraid to express his/hers opinion
|Are you a hunter or a gatherer?||
|What is your definition of love?||
Just feeling that runs against everything, everyone, making two life more close after the life, throught the life.
|If you were a plant- which plant would you be and why?||
Oak. It’ persistent and in sintony, pacefully, with all the season.
|Somebody gave you an anteater. What are you doing with the gift?||
I’ll take it in my family.
|Describe the colour yellow to a blind person.||
The most peaceful and deep breath.
|Tell us something we don’t know about you.||
I love to compose music too.
|Make a list of ten things you can do with a pen (except for writing)||
Play with my cat
indicate a way
roll a cassette
build the future
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