Italy

European Cultural Choices –  Italy

Italy – Cultural Choices

Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519) polymath
Dante Alighieri (1265-1321) poet
Galileo Galilei (1564-1642) astronomer, physicist, philosopher, and mathematician
Giacomo Leopardi (1798-1837) poet, philosopher, essayist, and philologist
Caravaggio (1571-1610) painter
Alessandro Manzoni (1785-1873) poet and novelist
Michelangelo (1475-1564) painter, sculptor, architect, poet, and engineer
Francesco Petrarca (1304-1374) scholar and poet
Giovanni Boccaccio (1313-1375) writer and poet
Niccolò Machiavelli (1469-1527) historian, politician, philosopher, humanist, and writer
Giuseppe Verdi (1813-1901) composer
Luigi Pirandello (1867-1936) dramatist, novelist, poet, and writer
Sandro Botticelli (1445-1510) painter
Primo Levi (1919-1987) chemist and writer
Giotto di Bodone (1266-1337) painter
Umberto Eco (1932-2016) novelist, literary critic, philosopher, and semiotician
San Francesco d’Assisi (1181-1226) poet
Salvatore Quasimodo (1901-1968) author and poet
Raffaello Sanzio (1483-1520) painter and architect
Enrico Fermi (1901-1954) physicist
Cristoforo Colombo (1450-1506) explorer, navigator, and colonizer
Filippo Brunelleschi (1377-1446) designer and architecture
Italo Calvino (1923-1985) writer
Giordano Bruno (1548-1600) philosopher, mathematician, poet, and astrologer
Giacomo Puccini (1858-1924) composer
Alberto Angela (1962- ) paleontologist, scientific popularizer, and writer
Torquato Tasso (1544-1595) poet
Oriana Fallaci (1929-2006) author
Alessandro Baricco (1958- ) writer, director, and performer
Ludovico Ariosto (1474-1533) poet

Italy – European Cultural Choices
Italy – European Cultural Choices

Make your choice

Secondo te chi sono le personalità nazionali il cui posto è tra i grandi d’Europa?

Scegliamo insieme le nostri migliori personalità che rappresenteranno la cultura italiana in Europa in un dialogo continentale e transnazionale.


Which Italian great minds do you think are worthy of being listed among the greatest in Europe?

Let’s choose the great minds who will represent the culture of our country in Europe, in a continental and cross-border dialogue.

Make your choice here or on  Facebook: bit.ly/Great-Minds-Italy

European Cultural Choices – Italy
European Cultural Choices – Italy

 

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