21 Feb

Antigone Today. Pietas and Politics in Passannante, di Sergio Colabona, di Ilaria Serra


This essay deals with the incredible true story told by the movie Passannante, directed by Sergio Colabona in 2011. The film follows the vicissitudes of the brain and the skull of Giovanni Passannante, who attempted to assassinate King Umberto I of Savoy in 1878. The alleged anarchist, who was in fact a Mazzinian republican, died in 1910, but his brain and skull were never ...continua a leggere