Francesco Mandolini is a journalist (journalist card N° 158074) and a communication expert currently employed as senior PR at the Fondazione Chiaravalle-Montessori. He writes mostly about culture and music for both local and national Italian newspapers/websites as well as international magazines. He is a Montessori expert and lecturer.
Aside from his journalism/communication-related career he is the singer-songwriter of his own band, the Dodo FM. His passion for everything cinema, music and entertainment industry led him to open the blog recensioniignoranti.com where he reviews all of it in a creative and ironic way.
Francescomandolini.com is the online portfolio of his main works.
Il Fatto Quotidiano [2010-present] – IT
Il Resto del Carlino [2012-present] – IT
Recensioni Ignoranti (blog) [2018-present] – IT
Whymarche – IT
Diritto di critica – IT
Italianfood.net – UK
Dodo FM (singer-songwriter, acoustic guitar player)
2018/present – Degree in “Communication and digital cultures”, University of Macerata
2018 – Art Bonus certificate, Marche Region
2011 – Post-graduate diploma, London School of Journalism (UK)
2010 – Graduation in Media & Journalism, University of Florence (Italy)
2006 – Diploma at the Leonardo da Vinci foreign languages gymnasium, Jesi (Italy)
2006 – First Certificate of English, Cambridge Institute (level B2)
2006 – Zertifikat Deutsch, Goethe Institut (level B1)