Rosie Scammell
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Rosie Scammell reports for the European University Institute in Florence. She previously worked as a legal journalist in London, where she focused on Latin America.
In 2011 she gained a distinction in City University London's MA International Journalism programme.

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Lumina International Photography Festival Opens In Italy

(2) Comments | Posted 25 November 2012 | (22:06)

A new photography festival opened in Tuscany on Saturday, where the prestigious World Press Photo exhibition vies for attention with an innovative project exploring European identity.

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The Lumina International Photography and VideoArt Festival will run until 16 December in Lucca,...

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A Glutton's Truffle Hunt in Tuscany

(0) Comments | Posted 17 November 2012 | (00:00)

Pecorino cheese drizzled with truffle-infused honey and a glass of pinot grigio; a standard start to a day at Giulio Benuzzi's house on the Tuscan hillside. It is a Sunday morning, 11.00am by the chime of the church bells next door, and Giulio's guests are beginning their day with the...

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Hunger Strike Speaks of Downward Spiral in Budapest

(0) Comments | Posted 24 January 2012 | (19:46)

A hunger strike sparked by one blurred face on national television has captured the wave of discontent spreading across Hungary, a country in the heart of Europe but far from the minds of its neighbours.

"It has become a symbol of resistance against any kind of dictatorial rule," says Balazs...

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