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Luigi Ballerini, born in Milan in 1940, currently living in New York and Los Angeles, is an Italian poet, professor of modern and contemporary Italian Literature at UCLA and a historian of gastronomy. He is the father of actor Edoardo Ballerini.

His works of poetry were issued under the following titles:
  • eccetera. E (Guanda, 1972)
  • Che figurato muore (Scheiwiller, 1988)
  • Che oror l'orient (Lubrina, 1991)
  • Il terzo gode (Marsilio, 1994)
  • Stracci shakespeariani (Quasar 1996)
  • Uscita senza strada (Edizioni della Battaglia, 2000)
  • Uno monta la luna (Manni, 2001).
  • Cefalonia 43 e altre poesie (Mondadori, 2005).
He has published several anthologies of American and Italian Poetry. La rosa disabitata in 1981, Shearsmen of Sorts in 1992 and The Promised Land in 1999. In this same year, he also published the anthology of Gertrude Stein under the title La sacra Emilia e altre poesie.

He also translated into Italian the works of Henry James, Herman Melville, William Carlos Williams, James Baldwin and Kurt Vonnegut. He is also known as a cooking historian. He edited Pellegrino Artusi's Science in the Kitchen and the Art of Eating Well and Maestro Martino's The Book of the Culinary Art.

In 1992 he was awarded the Feronia Prize for Poetry.

See also: Luigi Ballerini - the biography at the web site of his UCLA department.

Luigi Ballerini
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Total Books: 6
A Feast of Weeds A Literary Guide to Foraging and Cooking Wild Edible Plants
2012 - A Feast of Weeds a Literary Guide to Foraging and Cooking Wild Edible Plants [California Studies in Food and Culture] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780520270343
ISBN-10: 0520270347
Genres: Cookbooks, Food & Wine, Science & Math

The Art of Cooking The First Modern Cookery Book
2005 - The Art of Cooking the First Modern Cookery Book [California Studies in Food and Culture] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780520232716
ISBN-10: 0520232712
Genres: Cookbooks, Food & Wine, History

In the Still Life
2004 - In the Still Life (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781593720063
ISBN-10: 1593720068
Genres: Arts & Photography, Biographies & Memoirs, Literature & Fiction

The Cadence of the Neighboring Tribe
2000 - The Cadence of the Neighboring Tribe [Sun & Moon Classics] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781557133274
ISBN-10: 1557133271
Genre: Literature & Fiction

Cefalonia (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9788804537786
ISBN-10: 8804537787