Gesualdo Bufalino (Comiso, Italy, 15 November 1920 - 14 June 1996), was an Italian writer.
Gesualdo Bufalino was born in Comiso, Sicily. He studied literature and wasa high-school professor in his hometown, for most of his life. Immediately after World War II, he had to spend some time in an hospital for tuberculosis; hence he drew the material for the novel Diceria dell'untore (The ... more »
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''Don't forget that even our most obscene vices nearly always bear the seal of sullen greatness.''Gesualdo Bufalino (b. 1920), Sicilian author. Guardian (London, May 21, 1992). Speaking of the Sicilians.