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Chris Slatter

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Oct
13

Living in the arms of a community

Tags: rome ostia 
A recent story in the Italian press talked about the role of the family in providing a safety net in times of economic crisis. The news story was based on a report (Coldiretti and Censis) that stated [...]
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Apr
20

Quickly, bring me a nun!

  The recent revelations about Il Cavaliere’s excesses have struck a bizarre note in the media. . According to trial testimony one of Berlusconi’s bunga bunga parties featured [...]
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Oct
06

An Australian in Rome

Tags: rome fischer domus 
  One of the nice things about Australians is the national desire for equality. One Australian is as worthy of respect as another and affairs are conducted in a spirit of affable informality; w [...]
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Aug
23

Ferragosto

Rune of the Day: Fehu, wealth   Those of you who follow this blog will remember that last August I wrote about being in Lyon during the European holiday month. Deserted streets, shuttered [...]
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Jun
04

Hello again, Italy

Rune of the day: Sigel , harvest   June 2nd was the 150th anniversary of  Italian unification and some journalists are using the opportunity to assert that Italy isn’t really united [...]
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About Me

I have been an advertising copywriter, film director, teacher of screenwriting and a television producer. I have worked for some of the world's largest advertising agencies in Australia and the UK before attending the London Film School for two years.


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