Apr 112013
500 coppie gay

The school of sculpture at the Accademia di Belle Arti di Catanzaro on the occasion of the conclusion of the project "Hermes: linking network to fight sexual and gender stigma" approved and financed by the European Union Daphne III programme, conceived and proposed by the Department of theories and methods of human and Social Sciences of the Università degli Studi di Napoli "Federico II", in collaboration with the Complutense University of Madrid, University College Dublin School of Social Justice and associations "Le Kassandre", "Arcigay Napoli Antinous" and "Palermo", HOSTED by activates the largest social integration project on Calabria from 25 May to 25 October 2013.

Local families, voluntarily propostesi host in their homes for six months same-sex couples in financial difficulty, from all over Italy and guests will repay sharing daily experiences of confrontation culinary, social, creative, ethnic and cultural diversity. If the economic crisis that our country is experiencing becomes urgent, on the other hand the availability and acceptance of Catanzaro show that the inhabitants towards the guests, became a source of growth towards the development of ethical and cultural values. Many of the international economic GDP can be measured by the degree of integration and the degree of host connected to it and the examples are many, and on the basis of these principles is intended to secure the emancipation of Calabrese. Catanzaro is ready to take revenge. If until now no important sign of emancipation in the dynamics of gender equality was never marked at national level from Calabria, now the city is ready to welcome and especially to accommodate 500 gay couples from all over Italy. The initiative is part of a larger project enabled by the Academy of Fine Arts in Catanzaro and especially the school of sculpture, which emphasizes the need for time integration as a tool for economic and cultural growth. The art as a means of spiritual elevation must be about involving others, because instill the individual is the result of experiences with others and whether they have been up to the expectations of integration and happiness an entire social world will be improved for reflection of them. A video presentation, collect the impressions of people and a willingness to accommodate couples for the long term and in their homes.

students involved in the project:

Mariateresa Sorbara/Simone Fabietti/Leonardo Cannistrà/Colao/Valeria Dardanus/

Carmela Cosco/Donated/Laura Salvi/Francesca De Fazio/Vincenzo

Salem/Martina Parretta/John Row

Integration project: 500 gay couples in Catanzaro

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