Here you can find a selection of various modern Italian poets
Dario Bellezza was an Italian poet, author and playwright. He was close to Sandro Penna, Aldo Palazzeschi and Elsa Morante. Bellezza was discovered by Pier Paolo Pasolini, who defined him as “the best poet of the new generation”. His work also tells about the difficulty of homosexual life in Rome and its secrecy.
Primo Levi is remembered for being a partisan, a Holocaust survivor and a writer. In 1943 he was arrested and deported to the concentration camp of Auschwitz, from which he managed to escaped. His most famous novel (If this is a man, 1947) tells the terrible atrocities seen and suffered. He adheres to Neorealism and …