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Emma Ciccotosto

Emma Ciccotosto was born in Italy in 1926 and migrated to Western Australia with her parents in 1939. Emma: Recipe for Life is her story. In 1990 it was transformed into a highly successful stage production. She is a foundation member of the well-known choir, Le Gioie delle Donne (The Joys of the Women) which sang in the play, has performed throughout Australia and released recordings.

Awards

Western Australian Premier’s Book Award (Winner 1991)

Books available from Fremantle Press

From the Catalogue

What do robots and poetry have in common?

In an unexpected collaboration local poet Nandi Chinna will team up with a Dutch robot for the 2015 Fremantle Street Arts Festival.

SKRYF, which is the brainchild of Eindhoven artist Gijs van Bon, will creep around the Fremantle Town Hall leaving a trail of Chinna‚Äôs poetry created from piles of sand. »