Poe, Henry Adams, and an Alliance of Christendom

An interior bond ties me to America, where one of my grandfathers is buried. He tried the adventure of emigration, without ever rooting himself in a regular job and without managing to send a penny to the family in Italy, until he died almost certainly in an almshouse.

Mario Marcolla

Mario Marcolla is a former correspondent for Avvenire and Osservatore Romano.

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