Immigration stories from Lampedusa

Once upon a time there was a family.
A foreign family, I challenge anyone to deny it.
Dad was an immigrant, mom was a refugee, grandma was a clandestine and the child was a stranger.
Unwanted and undesirable persons from every point of view.
Above all, under every sky.
Because there are people who are luckless since the beginning.
And the worst life is for those who before this unhappy fate’s judgment do not surrender.
The foreign family was a shining example.
In fact, they decided to autonomously write their turning page: they prepared luggage and started their journey.
In the sea, of course.

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Stories of immigrants, migrants and refugees (stories inspired by true events from Stories and News Network) by Alessandro Ghebreigziabiher, italian author, playwright, storyteller, stage actor and director.

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