paina-profile

Corrado Paina

Corrado Paina has published five collections of poetry with Mansfield Press (Toronto) including Hoarse Legend (2000) and cinematic taxi (2015). In Italy, there have been numerous publications including a collection of short stories, several collections of poetry, and the original version of this novella, “tra Rothko e tre finestre” (Ibiskos) published online by Tombolini Editore. He is also a celebrated editor of publications such as “College Street – Little Italy – The Renaissance Strip” (Mansfield Press) finalist for the Toronto Heritage Award.

Translator Damiano Pietropaolo

 Pietropaolo is an award winning producer, writer/broadcaster, translator, and educator, with an extensive background in senior management in the arts (CBC Radio). Translations/adaptations include: selections from Italian Renaissance drama (Sources of Dramatic Theory, Volume 1, Cambridge University Press, 1991); Ugo Betti’s The Queen and the Rebels  (Pro Arte Productions, Toronto, 1997); The Fellini Radio Plays, (Stratford Festival 2002); Love Letters from the Empty Bed, from Ovid’s Heroides, (Canadian Opera Company’s Bradshaw Amphitheatre, 2012). Damiano has been a visiting professor at the University of Toronto, and continues to lecture widely on contemporary fiction.

Books by this Author

Between Rothko and 3 Windows