(VELINO) Roma, 21 Jul - The fourth edition of Dante 2021 willtake place in Ravenna from Sept. 10 to 12. The event marks the700th anniversary of the death of the father of the Italianlanguage and is supported by the Cassa di Risparmio di RavennaFoundation and is directed by the Accademia della Crusca. Aspecial event "All'ombra delle Piramidi" (in the shadow of thepyramids) will take place in cooperation with the "La selva, ilmonte, le stelle. Premio di lettura dantesca" (the forest, themountain, the stars. Dante recitation award) project ofLoescher Editore publishing house and the Italian CulturalInstitute of Cairo, under the direction of Paolo Sabbatini.Students from Cairo University and al-Azhar University, ShahedGamil, Amr Abd el Hakim, Ahmed Mohamed Ali and MohamedKhalafalla under the guidance of Lucia Bonato, will read andsing verses from the Divine Comedy. This is testimony of howDante can be a passionate and impassioned ambassador of Italianlanguage and literature, and, through his poetry, how it canstimulate and make possible contacts between differentcultures. vel.