Wu Ming 2 comes to Berlin!

On October 25th at 8 pm, the Italian author Wu Ming 2 presents his Theater/Concert „Razza Partigiana“ in the Theater Ackerstadtpalast in Ackerstraße 169/170 in 10115 Berlin. The entrance fee is 12€/10€.

The Italian bookstore Mondolibro from Berlin and the Istituto Italiano di Cultura Berlin show, in the context of their event series „Resistenze – Geschichten aus Italien“, the play „Razza Partigiana“ written by Wu Ming 2 in the Theater Ackerstadtpalast.

The Wu Ming Foundation is an author collective from Bologna, whose novels have been translated into many languages. Their works often address lesser known historical events.

RazzaP-ReadingThe man behind Wu Ming 2 is the Italian author Giovanni Cattabriga, who is also participating on stage, with musical support from Paul Pieretto, Federico Oppi (Settlefish) and Egle Sommacal (Massimo Volume).

The hour-long performance consists of 13 texts, 13 original pieces of music, 13 electric dances and a reading, which is presented in singing.

The plot follows the story of Giorgio Marincola, a partisan from World War II, a dark-skinned Italian who is the son of a Somalian mother and an Italian father, born in 1923 near Mogadishu.

Learn more about the story behind Wu Ming, The Death of the Author at InEnArt.-

Thomas Büsch

Filmmaker, Founding Member and Secretary General of diyalog, promotion of cultural exchange with Turkey. Since 2012 he is also project manager of InEnArt.

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