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Italy's Matera in cultural limelight after slum 'shame'

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A general view of the southern Italian city of Matera, which has been selected as the 2019 European Capital of Culture. FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/afp

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Matera has been designated European Capital of Culture for 2019. — IStock.com pic

Italy's Matera in cultural limelight after slum 'shame'

View photos

A general view of the southern Italian city of Matera, which has been selected as the 2019 European Capital of Culture. FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/afp

Nestled deep in Italy's south Matera, one of the world's oldest inhabited centres, hopes

Exploring the Sassi di Matera, southern Italy's ancient cave dwellings

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Here's a close-up shot of Matera, Basilicata, showing how thick the snowfall was over the weekend. Photo by Giuseppe Bartucci.

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