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Conference – Montenero and the Old English Cemetery – Storie di Ville e Personaggi,organized by the Livorno delle Nazioni cultural association, promoted by the Pro-Loco Montenero association, Monday 2nd September at 6.30pm at Ristorante Conti, Piazza di Montenero.

Stefano Ceccarini and Matteo Giunti will be talking about the relationship between Montenero and the Old English Cemetery of Livorno through the history of the area’s most important villas and their owners. The talk will include numerous images from the archives, postcards, old photographs, contemporary images and some portraits.

The evening will offer an opportunity to further explore the importance of the Nations in the history of Livorno, an aspect that is often neglected.

After the event, participants who wish to will be able to purchase a copy of the recently published book about the history of the Old English Cemetery – Un Archivio di Pietra (An Archive of Stone), and to stay for dinner at Ristorante Conti.

UPDATE: We thank all the participants, and we offer again our excuses for the delay caused by the missing projector!

UPDATE 2: Here’s the slideshare version of our presentation!

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