(ANSA) – ROME, MARCH 25 – ‘The whole of Italy moves in memory of Dante: there are thousands of initiatives that will celebrate Dantedì, the national day dedicated to Dante Alighieri, established in 2020 by the Council of Ministers on the proposal of the Minister of culture Dario Franceschini. The complete list of initiatives is visible on the website of the Ministry of Culture and on its social channels. “It is just the second year of Monday and there are already many initiatives throughout Italy and online to celebrate Dante – said Minister Franceschini, underlining how – in a difficult moment like this around Dante there is a great vitality and cohesion of the community After all, he himself – added Franceschini – showed us the way when at the end of the long journey to Hell he concluded with ‘and then we went out to see the stars again’. to see the stars again: the music will return to the squares, the theatrical performances will return, the celebrations will return “. Thus the Minister of Culture, Dario Franceschini, kicks off the second edition of Dantedì in the year of the celebrations of the seven hundred years since the death of the Supreme Poet. Digital exhibitions, videos, webinars, live streaming, live on YouTube with readings, seminars, performances, exhibitions of archival documents, Dante’s codes and manuscripts, virtual tours are the many initiatives, continuously updated, published on the website of the Ministry of Culture at the link https://urlsand.esvalabs.com/?u=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.beniculturali. it% 2Fevento% 2Fdanted% 25C3 & e = c9024bf9 & h = 383a9c65 & f = n & p = y to celebrate Dante Alighieri and his work. Archives, state and municipal libraries, archival superintendencies, museums, archaeological parks, embassies, cultural institutes have mobilized for this extraordinary edition. The day will culminate in the live evening Rai from the Quirinale, where Roberto Benigni will recite the 25th canto of Paradise. The # dantedì will be central in all digital communications, today and throughout 2021, on the social channels of the Mic, archives, libraries and museums in the State. (HANDLE). STF / S0B QBXB (ANSA).