Lucy McCabe


Lucy McCabe is based in Florence, where she is working on a PhD in Italian and Irish poetry through the lens of island ecologies. A frequent film reviewer for Totally Dublin, she holds a master’s degree in film studies from Trinity College Dublin and has worked as a podcast producer for Irish Film London. When not covering film for Irish media, she writes poetry and screenplays, often about Italy or in Italian.

Articles by Lucy McCabe

Sun, 06/25/2023 - 15:32
Bologna is known to the rest of Italy and to the wider world as the Fat City, the Learned City, the Red City — respectively for its exceptional food c…
Mon, 05/15/2023 - 13:00
Born to Roman parents in 1953, Nanni Moretti is one of the few Italian directors after Federico Fellini whose name has risen to adjectival status. If…
Fri, 05/05/2023 - 08:25
“I played with great seriousness. At some point they began to call my games art.” – Maria Lai I first “met” Maria Lai while visiting Cagliari, the ca…