I was born in Naples (Italy) A journalist for several dailies and magazines I edited and presented cultural and current affairs programmes for TV and radio stations. I dealt with “youngsters at risk” conceiving a theatre and art workshop. I wrote and staged original theatre plays for primary and junior-high school children. I translated literary texts from French, Spanish and English. I also exhibited my paintings at regional and national level. I also published several books for adults and children’s novels including "Ragazzi di camorra" , “I Bambini Invisibili” and “All but one”. You can read some of my books in the Public Library of New York.
Ha collaborato come giornalista per diversi quotidiani e periodici nazionali. Ha curato e condotto servizi di attualità e culturali per emittenti radiofoniche e televisive. Attualmente collabora con il quotidiano l’Avvenire con brevi racconti dedicati all’infanzia e all’adolescenza.
Si è occupata dei “ragazzi a rischio” progettando e realizzando un laboratorio artistico e teatrale.
Ha scritto e messo in scena lavori teatrali per ragazzi.
Ha partecipato, come pittrice,a mostre e concorsi nazionali.
Ha insegnato Scrittura Creativa presso la sede di Napoli della Fondazione Humaniter.
Cura la rubrica “Pollicino: per non perdersi tra i libri” sul settimanale “ioCome”
Julia’s family wasn’t rolling in money, but they were never short of money for groceries or a holiday. One evening her father didn’t come home and when she started looking for him at his work she was told that they hadn’t seen him for months – since the day that he was fired…