Andrew Fitch, who grew up in Marshfield Hills, Massachusetts, studied international affairs and traveled to London and China as an undergraduate. Inspired by these experiences, he chose to live and study in Florence. He is currently completing a masters degree in European Union policy studies.
many of us, Italy
is a country of beautiful architecture, beautiful food and wine, and beautiful
lifestyles. However, although people in other Western nations have been
emulating Italian style for centuries, this fine country is in a period of
stagnation, even downturn. Italians and global critics alike believe that