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04
2010

Cornered in a museum

04, Aug

By Katie Kieffer

Katie Kieffer in Venice, Italy. Image copyright Katie Kieffer. All rights reserved.

By Katie Kieffer

Katie Kieffer in Venice, Italy. Image copyright Katie Kieffer. All rights reserved.

Imagine living in a place where things rarely improved or modernized. Imagine living a modern life in a quaint museum of ancient ruins. There are real people living in such a place today. Welcome to Italy.

I recently returned from spending a month abroad and I had the opportunity to talk to many of the locals in Rome, Venice, Bologna, San Miniato and Florence. Continue reading

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