Author: Amanda Lowe

Amanda Lowe is deputy director of The British Institute of Florence
April 20, 2020

The British Institute during lockdown

I’ll go back to Wednesday, March 4. I was administering Cambridge exams in the small, beautiful Tuscan medieval towns of Monteriggioni and Colle di Val D’Elsa. Halfway through the first session, the news came through that the Italian government was thinking of closing the schools. We continued with the second session, got back to Florence […]