Joanne Barkan

Joanne Barkan, author of Visions of Emancipation: The Italian
Workers' Movement Since 1945
(Praeger), is a freelance writer living
in New York City and Truro, Massachusetts. She has just returned from a
stay in Italy.

Letter From Italy Letter From Italy

From Padua's Piazza Insurrezione, where I was standing at 11 in the morning on April 16, the general strike--Italy's first in twenty years--looked and sounded like a great success...

May 16, 2002 / Feature / Joanne Barkan