“ENIGMA IN LUOGO DI MARE” By Fruttero-Lucentini - meets once a week- 12 weeks
The action takes place in the Maremma of Grosseto called "La Gualdana"
The owners of the luxury villas in this village, come for Christmas vacation.
The disappearance of a couple and the discovery of a man's body on the shore, ruin the peace of the vacationers.
Maresciallo Aurelio Butti has to unravel a very complicated case.
Students will read the book and comment about it in class.
Sun. 9:30 AM-Noon; Instructor: Marisa Darvish - Tuition: $ 350 starts Sept. 11 – Dec. 11
“LA FIGLIA OSCURA” by Elena Ferranate - meets once a week- 12 weeks
Ferrante wrote this novel in 2006 and was followed by three more works. The most
popular and well-received of these was the four-part “L’amica geniale”. “La figlia
oscura” is considered an outstanding work and Ferrante herself is judged to be “a great,
The book is 140 pages long, therefore we will also have the possibility to read some
current articles in the magazine OGGI and do exercises in syntax and composition.
Sun. 9:30 AM-Noon; Instructor: Liliana Lanzano - Tuition: $ 350 starts Sept. 11 – Dec.11
“L’ANGELO DEL FANGO” by Leonardo Gori - meets once a week- 12 weeks
It is a thriller with an intricate and complex plot.
After the big flood in November '66 had put Florence under water, a body of a man was found in the basement of the Biblioteca Nazionale.
He looks like a victim of the catastrophe, but Colonnello Bruno Arcieri will come to the conclusion that it is a criminal case. After many incidents and other crimes he will discover the astonishing reality.
Students will read the book and do research about Florence, its art and the flood damages.
Tues. 6:30 –9:00 PM; Instructor: Marisa Darvish - Tuition: $ 350 starts Sept. 13 – Nov. 29