By Jomarie Alano
Jomarie Alano is a traveling student at Cornell University's Institute for ecu experiences. She is the translator andeditor of Ada Gobetti's Diario partigiano, released by way of Oxford college Press in 2014 as Partisan Diary: A Woman's lifestyles within the Italian Resistance.
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