Just for an evening, put four exceptional characters to talk around a table, like the singer-songwriter Francesco Guccini; Carlo Petrini, the agnostic whom Pope Francis asked to prepare the preface for the “Laudato si’” encyclical, founder of Slow Food, Terra Madre, the University of Food Sciences of Pollenzo, the Turin Salone del Gusto; Sergio Staino, satirical artist, writer, cinema director, creator of the “Bobo” cartoon character; and Guido De Maria, historic Italian publicist, illustrator, television author and joint director of the magazine “Comix”.
“The new that moves forward. Homage to Francesco Guccini”
The event - entitled “The new that moves forward. Homage to Francesco Guccini” - is scheduled for Saturday February 13 at 9 pm in Barcelona, at the Artesà Tradicionarius Centre, with the collaboration of the Italian Cultural Institute in Barcelona. In addition to the meeting, there will be an international musical homage in which singer-songwriters of various nationalities will be singing songs by Guccini, translated into their own languages. The Tradicionarius will stage the Catalans Quico Pi de la Serra, Roger Mas, Sílvia Comes, Rusó Sala and Miquel Pujadó, New Zealand-born Tamar McLeod Sinclair, the Maltese TroffaHamra and the Argentinian Juan Carlos “Flaco” Biondini.