One hundred years from the birth of Paolo Emilio Taviani

The life of Paolo Emilio Taviani is of particular significance in the political, social and cultural history of Italy in the 20 th Century.

Over his long life, Taviani experienced firsthand some of the fundamental moments in Italy’s history in the 20 th Century.

To mark one hundred years from his birth, the Istituto Luigi Sturzo has proposed a public reflection on Taviani’s contribution to the world of Catholic associations and culture, the role he played as Partisan commander and member of the CLN (Italy’s national liberation committee) in Liguria, his activity at the Constituent Assembly of Italy, and later as a politician and statesman.