The celebratory week of Filippo Mazzei

Mar 14, 2016 548

In the two-hundredth anniversary of the death of Filippo Mazzei (Poggio a Caiano 1730 -Pisa 1816) the club named in his memory has prepared, in collaboration with the Municipality of Pisa and organizations, cities and organizations that have shared the intent, a week of celebration, "The Friendship Week about Philip Mazzei", as a moment of consecration the figure of this great man, a friend of the first five presidents of the United States, full of events that will strengthen and stabilize the partnership and friendship between the city and the tower those Member States' America in which our Tuscan called the most important season of his life.

A scientific committee has prepared the organization in the week 13 to 20 March 2016 series of moments of cultural comparison between Italian and US academics in places of great historical themes of activity in the life of our Tuscan that are going to intersect with events with tourism and artistic and food-related giving, with local institutions, the right to recognition Filippo Mazzei and his fantastic story of life "Tuscan made ​​America" ​​who chose Pisa and Tuscany for his last 24 years life after having worked and lived in his youth as a doctor (Florence, Livorno, Smyrna) and merchant (London) following revolutionary, political and constitutional panphlettista (USA) and consequently Ambassador Virginia (Paris) and counselor of the Court (Warsaw) to then decide to return to live in Tuscany, Pisa, "new Socrates".

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