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ATTARDI--Luigi (1952-2014). Luigi Attardi (pen name Nail Chiodo), of Rome, Italy, died on October 31, 2014, in Zurich. He was 62. A tireless defender of poetry, he will live on in his work and in the heart of those who loved him. A memorial service will be held on November 22 at 6.30 p.m. at the Church of Santa Maria in Portico in Campitelli in Rome, Italy.

Published in The New York Times on Nov. 16, 2014