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  • Fluent in English, French, German, Italian; learning Greek (modern), Russian, Spanish
  • 33, Male
  • Member since 2010
  • Phd in Philosophy
  • Classical Lyceum; Philosophy at University
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About Me

CURRENT MISSION

Know the world, know the people

ABOUT ME

Grown up in shakespearian Verona...
during the summer I'm living in Apulia, the place of my roots, on the Ionic Seaside of Lecce. The ideal place to finish to write my book, after my researches all around Europe for my thesis of Phd in Philosophy and History of Political Ideas, after a Master of high specialization in European Politics.
My "parallel" activity is Theater; and to try to study and experiment Cinema/Videomaking, in an "unofficial" way (docufilm, to begin)

PHILOSOPHY

Liberté, Egalité, Fraternité..this words of French Revolution, in the Future..

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING

Sharing ideas and experiences, creativity and generosity

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

It started in Berlin, experiencing an amazing human openess and generosity. Since then, I'm a committed member of this amazing community!

Interests

Literature\Philosophy
Cinema and Videomaking
Music (Classical, Rock 'n Roll, Jazz)
Theater
Fine Arts

  • arts
  • literature
  • theater
  • walking
  • politics
  • music
  • jazz
  • history
  • languages
  • cinema

Music, Movies, and Books

"L'eclisse" di Michelangelo Antonioni
"8 e 1\2" di Federico Fellini
"Il Vangelo secondo Matteo" di Pier Paolo Pasolini
And, obviously, classics as: Truffaut, Godard, Resnais; Ingmar Bergman, Stanley Kubrick, Billy Wilder; contemporary directors like: Pedro Almodovar, Lars Von Trier

The Beatles (all the songs..)
Radiohead (Ok Computer..)

Edith Piaf, Tom Waits, Patti Smith, Vinicio Capossela, Fabrizio De André, Paolo Conte
..and Beethoven, naturally

Johann Wolfgang Goethe, "Faust" and "Elective Affinities"
Mikhail Bulgakov, "The Master and Margarita"
Ernest Hemingway, "The Old Man and the Sea"
Italo Calvino, "Lezioni americane"
Fedor Dostoevsky, "The Idiot"

Baruch Spinoza "Ethica"
Friedrich Nietzsche, "Thus Spoke Zarathustra: A Book for All and None"
Antonio Gramsci, "Prison Notebooks"
Jean Jacques Rousseau, "Du contrat social"
Niccolò Machiavelli, "Discourses on Livy"

And yes, some poetry also: Dante, Petrarca, Giacomo Leopardi, Goethe (again!), Wislawa Szymborska...
And the little stories of Dino Buzzati, Goffredo Parise and Ray Bradbury..

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Walking in the night from Roses to Cadaques in Catalunya..

Organize a Shakespeare play in two weeks in a classical royal palace of Warsaw..

Teach, Learn, Share

Share our Philosophies, teach Italian (language and Literature..), or more simply : how to cook a proper Italian pasta :)
Learn all the languages and kitchens of world (as utopia..)

What I Can Share with Hosts

Smiles, laugh, run, party
Thought about the deepest things that all we share as human beings...
Cook together?

Countries I’ve Lived In

England, France, Germany, Italy, Poland

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