Italy, 1942
daughter of Benedetto Croce, specialized in French literature

Benedetta Craveri

Benedetta Craveri is a writer, professor and literary critic, and granddaughter of Italian philosopher Benedetto Croce. After studying French literature, she became editor of the cultural TV show Spazio Tre. In 1988, she began teaching French language and literature at the Università della Tuscia in Viterbo, and in 2005 started teaching at the Università degli Studi Suor Orsola Benincasa in Naples. Among her books are La civiltà della conversazione (2002), Amanti e regine. Il potere delle donne (2005) and Maria Antonietta e lo scandalo della collana (2006). Craveri also wrote for La Repubblica and The New York Review of Books.

Published in

Journal Nexus
2013

Nexus 65

De universiteit van het leven
Journal Nexus

Nexus 50. Europees humanisme in fragmenten

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Conference

The Idea of Europe

Past, Present and Future

2 October 2004 09.30 - 20.00 Palac Prymasowski, Warschau