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Licata

(lēkä`tä), city (1991 pop. 41,300), S Sicily, Italy, on the Mediterranean Sea at the mouth of the Salso River. Licata is a seaport, seaside resort, and commercial and industrial center. Sulfur and asphalt are shipped through its port. It was founded in the early 3d cent. B.C. as a refuge for the inhabitants of GelaGela
, city (1991 pop. 61,319), S Sicily, Italy, on the Mediterranean Sea. It is a port, industrial center, and seaside resort. Petrochemicals are produced nearby, and petroleum is refined in the city. Much cotton is grown in Gela's hinterland. The city was founded c.688 B.C.
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 after that city's destruction and was called Phintias after the tyrant of Acragas. Off nearby Cape Economus (now Poggio di Sant' Angelo), the Roman consul Regulus won (256 B.C.) a decisive battle in the first of the Punic WarsPunic Wars,
three distinct conflicts between Carthage and Rome. When they began, Rome had nearly completed the conquest of Italy, while Carthage controlled NW Africa and the islands and the commerce of the W Mediterranean.
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An important contribution to the radical innovation of cinema was made by two articles written by Mario Alicata and Giuseppe De Santis published in the autumn of 1941 in the review Cinema, founded and directed by Vittorio Mussolini, the son of the Duce.
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10) Giuseppe De Santis and Antonio Pietrangeli were assistant directors; Visconti, Mario Alicata, Gianni Puccini, and De Santis worked on the screenplay.
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Ferri R, Pettinato S, Alicata F, Del Gracco S, Elia M, Musumeci SA.
Quoting extensively from the journal, Vitti demonstrates how De Santis's articles and those he co-authored with Mario Alicata particularly illustrate this goal.
PT in room N249, Jeremy Helfand, vice president of monetization from Adobe will join Joe Alicata of ESPN Digital Media, Bismarck Lepe of Ooyala and Steve Raymond of Big Frame to discuss the changing landscape for delivering online media and the various ways media companies can monetize their content across multiple platforms.
Other beneficiaries of government support included Corrado Govoni (whose son was later killed by the Nazis at the Fosse Ardeatine), Corrado Alvaro, Gianna Manzini, and Paola Masino (who was forced however, to make humiliating changes in some of her writings), plus such later left-wing militants as Alfonso Gatto, Carlo Cassola, and Mario Alicata.
Winner's Summary NAME CITY AMOUNT Jesus Zendejas La Quinta $ 100,000 Jesus Segura San Juan Capistrano $ 40,000 Armando Ramirez Los Angeles $ 5,000 Jessie Osman Ontario $ 4,000 Take Yanovitch San Diego $ 2,500 Janna Golosinsky Van Nuys $ 2,000 Larry Brandon Long Beach $ 2,000 Diana Ngo-Vuong San Gabriel $ 1,750 Jose Zaragoza Riverside $ 1,750 Brian Dickerson Cypress $ 1,750 Richie Alicata Encino $ 1,750 TOTAL $ 162,500
Daniel Alicata of Holden is going to Fitchburg State University to continue his learning experience in construction, while Adam Pires of Fitchburg is still trying to decide whether the Navy or an apprenticeship program is in his future.
Nel loro articolo "programmatico" sulla questione, dove viene tracciato, con sintesi mirabile, un profilo internazionale della dipendenza reciproca fra letteratura e cinema, Alicata e De Santis proposero il nome di Giovanni Verga come lo scrittore da cui sarebbe dovuta ripartire "la fantasia di un cinema il quale cerchi cose e fatti di un tempo e in uno spazio di realta" (65).