Franco Loi

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Franco Loi (21 January 1930 – 4 January 2021) was an Italian poet, writer, and essayist. He was born in Genoa, Italy. In 2001, Loi wrote a book of short stories The width of the sky and published several essays. Loi was the winner of the Bonfiglio Prize for the Stròlegh collection.

Loi died on 4 January 2021 in Milan at the age of 90.[1][2]

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  1. "E' morto Franco Loi, la poesia contro il disincanto". la Repubblica. January 4, 2021.
  2. "Loi: con la sua poesia il dialetto milanese diventa lingua universale/ Adnkronos". January 4, 2021.[permanent dead link]