Anna Ferriero

 

Anna Ferriero was born in Pollena Trocchia, a small town in the province of Naples, Italy. She studied flute and pianola; classical, modern and contemporary dance. She attended psychotherapy seminars and, she sought out the lives of the saints especially the Eastern ones. She loves art and she is a Reiki master. She studied European languages at the University. She has been registered with the Oriental of Naples, she has published two poetic collections (Magic of Love – Punto, Oltre l’Orizzinte) and two stories (The Crypt of Desires – Shadows in the Mirror). She has won several National and International Awards and she particpated  in many National and International magazines, radios, online newspapers, reviews. She writes for several Italian, national and international newspapers and magazines. She collaborates with many foreign authors. Her poetic collection “Nirvana Karaoke” took second place at the International Competition Nabokov 2018, Italy. She won an important international recognition in Vrbas, Serbia (May 2019) and her poems have been published in “Trag” Anthology. Her works have been translated into Croatian, Serbian, English, Bosnian, Chinese, Palestinian, Arabic, Egyptian Arabic, Syrian Arabic, Hindi, Spanish, Albanian, Hungarian, Turkish, Swedish, Norwegian, Slovenian languages. May 2019 was named Poet of international fame and administrator of the group of poem "GLOBAL VISION POETRY" from the Indian poet, lawyer, translator and researcher Vendhan Ezhil. Some of her worth-mentioning  awards are: March 2019: XIII edition of the "Nabokov" International Award, Novoli (LE) finalist with the unpublished work - poetic collection "IL KARAOKE DEL NIRVANA" - Second place. May 2019: XXX ed. Панонски Галеб (Panonski Galeb, Serbia), a finalist with the translated work in English THE INFINITE STILL EXISTING dedicated to Giacomo Leopardi - Second place, foreign authors (with silver prize) May 2019: 51 FESTIVAL OF YOUTH POETRY (VRBAS) (51. Festival poezije mladih u Vrbasu) - ten poems in English and translated into Serbian, were published in the wealthy literary anthology "Trag". June 2019: FIFTH COMPETITION, "SONG ANDRIĆCITY 2019", Serbia, Section LIST OF MULTI-AWARDED AUTHORS - with the poem "THAT SMILE IS BORN ANOTHER YOUNG TIME" June 2019: XX Edit. Award Cultural Festival International (ACFI) "Between words and the infinite", Commendation for the Section Golden book of poetry "MATRIOSKA". June 2019: CERTIFICATE OF APPROVAL, International Association of Izdikhan poets and writers (International Association of Izdikhan poets and writers Middle East) conferred by the Arab poet and writer Khalid Sheikh. August 2019: collaboration with Darsha, Indian magazine of Hindu / Buddhist culture and religion directed by the Indian writer Smita. Ann has reviewed her poetic collection ОСТРВО БАВИ (ISLAND OF LOVE) by Dragan Urošević (poet and elementary teacher at the primary school village of Čungula, "Stojan Novakovic" in Blace, Serbia). August 2019: SONGS OF ANDRIĆGRAD 2019. Club of poets "Segni" ANDRIĆGRAD - VIŠEGRAD. The Serbian translation of Italian poetry: QUEL SORRISO E’ RINATO GIOVANE, dedicated to the endless child souls, innocent, dead and tortured during the extermination of the Jews in Auschwitz and Birkenau Concentration Camps. August 2019 - AVLIJA - Portal for culture, literature and social topics - publication of some poems and updated biography in Serbian language. VOCES Y PLUMAS DE UNAMOS AL MUNDO WITH POESÍA - August 31, 2019 - Centro de México en Vision Universal Radio conducted by Leticia Guzmán, Cristina Gonzalez and AHdez Felipe - reading Italian poetry in Italian and Spanish ALBATRO. From 22 July to 31 August she is busy with Elena Ferrante's "The Brilliant Friend - History of the New Surname" film.