I am Elly, a student of English and Italian at the University of Leeds. This year I will be swapping the rainy familiarity of Northern England for the Southern coast of Italy, where I will spend 8 months working as an English Language Assistant in Puglia.
On this blog you can expect to read about new experiences, adventures and probably embarrassing mishaps as I discover the language and culture of Italy’s Mezzogiorno. Also, find out how I get to grips with facing a roomful of Italian teenagers at the Istituto Tecnico Galileo Ferraris.
As a semi-seasoned blogger, I hope to keep up the English side of my degree by reading books and writing about them on my other site betweentheplotlines.wordpress.com. Stop by if you’re interested!
This is my face:
Thanks for reading!