(–99).novelist whose life and work are closely bound up with the North-East border region of Italy. He was born in Materada d'Umago in Istria (now Umag. Fulvio × ; 35 KB. 0 references. sex or gender · male. 3 references. imported from Wikimedia project · Virtual International Authority File. By dealing with the diaspora from Istria, a borderland located at the intersection of the Italian and the Croato-Slovene civilizations, Fulvio Tomizza .
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And during the spring ofin the village of Materada on the Istrian Peninsula, his two worlds are coming apart. Materada, the first volume of Fulvio Tomizza's celebrated Istrian Trilogy, depicts the Istrian exodus of the hundreds of fulvio tomizza who had once thrived in a rich ethnic mixture of Italians and Slavs.
Fulvio tomizza had a basic understand Interested in Istria I bought "Materada", which is the name of a community near Umago in what is now Croatia.
I had a basic understanding of this part of history, but this wasn't enough. Francesco's narration is that of an insider, of fulvio tomizza, but it made me feel like an outsider, specially during the first half.
Other works include the figure of the bishop-reformer Pier Paolo Vergerio, the life of the exiled Istrians in Italy, some events concerning the Slovenian community in Italy one couple mysteriously killed during World War II in Trieste and the love story between an Italian official and a Slovenian girl; each story is based on true facts, using fulvio tomizza letterssome fictions set in the Venetian territory and various articles also effect of his trips as reporter.
The two books translated into English and published in the U. With several novels and a single novella to his credit, Tomizza has been translated in the U. Inwith the novel Dal luogo del sequestro, he returned to his first editor Arnoldo Mondadori who then published the bestseller Franziska, and posthumously inLa visitatrice, and in Nel chiaro della fulvio tomizza and La casa col mandorlo.