Luciana Castellina

“As long as there are lives and testimonies like that of Luciana Castellina's, we will not be in total darkness.” – Ettore Scola
Luciana Castellina has been a leading figure of the Italian Left since the 1960s. She co-founded the Partitodi Unità Proletaria per il communismo (PdUP) and the Movimento dei Comunisti Unitari (CU). She was a member of the European parliament from 1979 to 1999 and has been at different times the editor of Nuovo Generazione, il manifesto and Liberazione.