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venice stories

Bellini's San Zaccaria altarpiece, Titian's last painting,, Steve McQueen's film about the Giardini, the burning of  the opera house, Teatro La Fenice, Sophie Calle's Suite Venitienne, Titian's Pesaro altarpiece in the Frari, the plague of monster cruise ships, masks, flags, the occupation of the campanile, wake-boarding in the Piazzavelvet Doges,  made-in-China gondolas, Acqua Altaweddings at the Miracoli, the trompe l'oeil ceiling of San Pantalonthe Carnival, the film festival, the Biennale
























Stories inspired by Venetian loations or artworks are available in these places:


Short Fiction 7


Stinging Fly 26


Wortmosaik 3


The Beggar at the Gate and other stories


Bath Short Story Anthology


Others can be read or listened to online:


The Drum


RTE Radio 1 


Irish Writers' Centre


Posara Prize


Philip-Lorca diCorcia, Luci, Venice, 2011,  © Philip-Lorca diCorcia.

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