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23-26 August 2022, The Salon of the Sfinx, CONFLICT

Tuesday, August 23
8.00 pm Sneak preview of the film Corpo a Corpo by director Maria Iovine, winner of the Visionarie Millennial Award 2022. This documentary portrays the paraolympic athlete of triathlon Veronica Yoko Plebani, who has become a front figure and influencer in Italy against body shaming.On stage with Maria Iovine, the president of Visionarie, Giuliana Aliberti.

Wednesday, August 24
7.00 pm Vernissage: "I Am a Woman", exhibit by and in presence of the Swedish photographer Lotta Antonsson.
8.00 pm Reading of three passages of Refugees Conversation byt the Italian actors Bianca Nappi and Giandomenico Cupaiuolo, music by Kjell Fageus, clarinet.
8.45 pm Performance by the singer-florist Rosalba Piccinni, accompanied by the trumpeter Marco Brioschi and the guitarist Luca Meneghello.

Thursday, August 25
7.00 pm Presentation of the biography of Staffan de Mistura Armbrytning med ondskan (Arm wrestling with ) Ordfront Editions, cowriter Erik Ohlsson. The director of Villa San Michele Kristina Kappelin interviews de Mistura on stage about his life as a diplomat in many of the worlds most critical crises.
8.00 pm Meeting with the entrepreneur and food-influencer Fiorella Breglia. A "conflictual" journey between the pleasures and sufferings of food told by the creative chef who is a rising star on the web.

Friday, August 26
20.00 Special Event: Concert in favor of Ukraine
Directly from Kiev, the musical group Alibi Sisters performs music by the different ethnicities of Ukraine, including Jewish klezmer. Singers: Anna Zavalskaya and Angelina Kolodiy, pianist Dmytro Saratskyi, drummer Yaroslav Borys, guitarist Oleksandr Leonov, bassist Mykola Kistenov, violinist Mariana Ptashnyk.
Before the concert there will be a conversation on stage about life in a country at war.