(ANSA) – NAPLES, 19 FEB – “For me it is always the first day; it is a beautiful day, and I thank everyone who is close to me”. Thus Giovanni Durante, Annalisa’s father – the 14-year-old who died after being hit by a bullet during a shooting between Camorra in the Rione Forcella in Naples, in 2004 – talking to journalists about the award dedicated to the memory of her daughter.
“This event with the presence of schools – said the secretary of the” Polis Foundation “Enrico Tedesco – is the best birthday present for Annalisa, who would have turned 32 today. It is the third year that we have involved them with the award. memory is salt on our wounds, a stimulus to improve ourselves – added Tedesco – or what we are celebrating today is a mere exercise in complacency, Memory must be the stimulus to improve our life. obligation to live it us “concluded Tedesco.
According to what the organization announced, students from 70 schools took part in the third edition of the Award named after Annalisa Durante, with 114 works. The artist Gino Quinto dedicated a work in resin and plastic to the event (“Untitled “) with a dedication to children” exploited by crime “. (HANDLE).