Gourmand World Cookbook Award for Sidill Editions

The History of Catalan and Occitan cuisine by Vicent Marqués, edited by Empordà Edicions Sidillà, has been awarded to Gourmand World Cookbook Awards 2020. The book by the publisher of La Bisbal d’Empordà has won second place in the history of cooking, behind 4000 years of cooking by Verónica Sánchez de Ospina, from Nomos Publishing […]

Former boss of Seuil publishing, Michel Chodkiewicz is dead

He was a singular man in the publishing world. The former boss of Editions du Seuil, Michel Chodkiewicz, a specialist in Sufism to which he had converted, died Thursday, April 2 at the age of 90, said the publishing house. He was its director between 1979 and 1989. The man had climbed all levels of […]

The virus of good sense does spread ARC

The virus of good sense did slip into ARCO, an art fair that lowers the level of controversy and raises that of excellence. The works of exceptional quality shine in the 39th edition of the contest much more than the provocative ones, which are not lacking. This time, sanity prevails and the prominence of women […]