On this day…12 March

On 12 March 1863 Gabriele D’Annunzio was born. Born in Pescara, Abruzzo, into a wealthy family, D’Annunzio started his writing career while still a student. During his lifetime he published poetry, short stories, novels, and plays, and his work influenced many other writers, including James Joyce. Despite the scandalous nature of D’Annunzio’s writings, Joyce seems […]