The rated of Società Dante Alighieri for the 2011 edition of Strega Prize goes to Alex Veladiano, author of Book Your next life (Einaudi).
The writer was the most voted by reading circles of committees of "Dante" in Bologna-Imola-Modena, Trento, Brindisi, Grosseto, Palermo, Rome, Syracuse and Trieste.
From 2009, under the agreement signed in November 2008 with the Fondazione Maria e Goffredo Bellonci, "Dante Alighieri" is officially a part of the jury of the most prestigious Italian literary award through a collective vote expressed by reading circles Italian committees involved in the project "The Dante at the premio Strega".
The Committee vote came at the conclusion of a series of meetings with the 12 candidates for the Strega Prize 2011 organized by the Società Dante Alighieri in collaboration with Fondazione Bellonci.
The official delivery of the tab "author of Dante" took place this afternoon in Rome at the Sala del Consiglio of the Palazzo Central Florence.
Sudesh Veladiano, Vicenza, graduated in philosophy and theology, teaches Letters and collaborated with the magazine "Il Regno". "The next life" is his first novel, Calvin's 2010 Award winner.
The Angel's greeting Scavone, President of the Società Dante Alighieri Bologna