Lucia's work appears in the newly published People, Places, Passages: An Anthology of Canadian Literature which features short stories, poems, memoirs, and excerpts of plays and novels in English, French, Italian, and a variety of Italian dialects. Its nearly 100 contributors are established and prize-winning authors as well as emerging writers. The volume is the most comprehensive collection yet of Italian-Canadian writing, and a milestone in the history of the Association of Italian Canadian Writers (AICW), whose thirtieth anniversary coincides with the publication of this volume. The writings in this anthology take readers on a journey through a myriad worlds and themes: Canada and Italy, past and present, immigration, language, memory, friendship, love, fear, mystery, tears and laughter – an essential volume for students and scholars of Italian Canadiana. Order from Longbridge Books today. Click here.
Amazons of the Mediterranean
Lucia co-organized the 2017 Amazons of the Mediterranean event.
Women and Words
Letters to the Grave received an honourable mention at the 2016 Whistler Independent Book Awards.
Spring/Summer in Italy
Lucia was recently in Italy and took part in a lecture at La Sapienza in Rome, a press conference in Padula, Salerno, Italy to introduce the 2016 Association of Italian Canadian Writers' Conference and a reading in Cori, Latina, Italy.
Lucia's poem, La Puglia, appeared in Stile Magazine (page 22).