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Emma Harper

Emma Harper

Emma is a writer and editor based in Milan, Italy, although a part of her is always missing Turkey, where she lived from 2008-2010 and 2012-2017. She writes about arts and culture, travel, and food and drink, and her work has appeared in BBC Travel, Cornucopia Magazine, Roads & Kingdoms, Hyperallergic and other publications. When she's not writing or working with others on their writing, she can be found reading books on Ottoman history or eating Italian cheeses.

Recent stories by Emma Harper

April 3, 2020

Coronavirus Diary: Milan

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Naples -- Editor’s note: We don’t operate in Milan, but it’s the home of our managing editor, Emma Harper. So we asked her to share her experience living under lockdown in the epicenter of Italy’s outbreak. The first thing I noticed on lockdown in Milan, and the thing that has stuck with me the most, is the barking. Read more
May 18, 2018

CB on the Road: Looking for Italy in Eataly

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Naples -- FICO Eataly World has been described in a number of ways – agricultural park, glorified supermarket, mall, bazaar, and production center have all been tossed around – but it was the moniker “the Disney World of food” that grabbed our imagination, conjuring up fanciful images of a log flume powered by wine instead of water and Mickey Mouse transformed into a giant ball of mozzarella standing on spindly legs. Read more
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