Gondolier Shirts and Gucci Bags: In Search of the Real Italy

The following is a piece I wrote one year ago, after a Canisius College trip through Italy, originally published (in truncated form) in the Canisius College Honors Post-Journal.  The names mentioned belong to friends and colleagues; all pictures, unless noted otherwise, are mine.   We sat on metal chairs, hung from a wire, ascending steadilyContinue reading “Gondolier Shirts and Gucci Bags: In Search of the Real Italy”