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Laura Stortoni

Translator, Italian
Laura Anna Stortoni, born in Italy, received higher education degrees at the University of California at Berkeley. She has co-authored with Mary Prentice Lilli two books of verse translation of Italian Renaissance women poets, Gaspara Stampa: Selected Poems and Courtly Ladies and Courtesans of the Italian Renaissance. She recently completed a translation of Maria Luisa Spaziani’s latest book of poetry, Torri di Vedetta, entitled Sentry Towers.