Monthly Archives: April 2011

Day 12. Cinque Terre – Genoa – Milano

Today I’ve got a letter from my mother. It was just one like. She asked me to write to her. I wanted to do that every day, kept collecting the best postcards in every city I go and looking for … Continue reading

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Day 9. Artistic Florence

When I first arrived in Cardiff for doing my master’s one of my early questions to my tutors was: what are the ways to become creative? I think I have found the answer to this question in Florence. The inspiring … Continue reading

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International Journalism Festival’s director Christopher Potter on media, courage and magic

Christopher Potter is one of the founders of the International Journalism Festival, which gathers thousands of media professionals all around the world to Perugia every April. After the end of these year’s project we had a little conversation in the … Continue reading

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20 minutes with Peter Horrocks

One of the major events of the International Journalism Festival’s second day was a keynote speech by Peter Horrocks of the BBC World. The event took place in Theatro Pavone in Perugia and highlighted current developments in international journalism, perspectives … Continue reading

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Day four. BBC World Service and Al Jazeera

The main advantage this International Journalism Festival gives to everyone is the people you can meet and talks and network. Last year I met a professional war corresponded and a very nice person Laith Mushtaq from Al Jazeera. Today he … Continue reading

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Day three. The Festival

What is similar between a journalist and an astronaut? Can journalist be a chef? What is special of being woman in Italian journalism? These and other questions came to my mind today during the panel discussions, book presentations and meetings … Continue reading

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DAY 2. Perugia. Festival Del Giornalismo

As my main aim of traveling was International Journalism Festival today I headed to Perugia accompanied by the view of amazingly rural Italian landscape. The festival takes part in this picturesque evergreen mountain city every year and put together thousands … Continue reading

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Day one. Mi sento a casa

My big Europe trip begun on a beautiful day: 11.04.11 from Italy. After a bus journey to London, I flight to Bologna and arrived in the city full of legend and wonderful people. Italy has welcomed me with an unusually … Continue reading

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