Milo De Angelis, one of the most appreciated contemporary Italian poets, it is for the third time in the jury award “City of Como”. To know him more closely, in addition to the recent volume that collects the entire poetic work by Mondadori, is the volume of interviews The word given by Luigi Tassoni, edict of Mimesis, with a dvd edited by Viviana Nicodemo.
De Angelis, how do you assess the merit of writing?
The merit of a true writing is to be new and old together, yet unknown load of a distant echo.
And according to you what it means to write today?
It means giving a non ephemeral sign, a sign that strongly asks to last, screaming his thirst for permanence.
Any advice to those who participate to be selected.
Read all the books in the world and then find their own unique way.
What condition are living today writing and literature?
The literary writing today is surrounded anywhere from a thousand rivals seductive and profitable, but it is also true that it is at its best when it is in danger.