Translation, violence and pluralism – Francesca Spinelli

10 October 2020 10:01 This article was supposed to come out on the occasion of the World Translation Day, celebrated on 30 September. It was not concluded in time, and it is better this way, because it risked ruining the party. “We must stop thinking of translation as an exclusively positive operation of welcoming foreigners […]

Chicken trio in the Kasino am Kornmarkt in Trier

December 5, 2019 at 3:33 pm Lyric Ensemble : Chicken trio in the Kasino am Kornmarkt in Trier Photo: Chicken Trio Trier This year, too, the legendary chicken trio (Berthold Hirschfeld, Georg Weege, Ody vam Bruok) and the Wall Street Voices are enjoying Christmas again. The spectacle “La La Lametta” can be seen for the […]

Gere, guys work on wisdom and compassion – Culture & Entertainment

“I’m glad to see so many of you wearing masks. In this pandemic, I lost two people I really cared about, my acting coach, and another friend who was a music producer. Please be careful, it’s a very serious matter.” . Richard Gere says this in the meeting of about 40 minutes in live streaming […]

Charles Bukowski a century later. Great poet, drunk and enlightened

The centenary of Charles Bukowski, born on August 16, 1920, destined to arouse many memories and nostalgia above all, is to be believed, among those who read it as a child, in the troubled and visionary seventies. Especially in Europe, because the cult was born in Germany, in France and here in Italy, where Feltrinelli […]

Death of the poet Frédéric Jacques Temple

Frédéric Jacques Temple died Wednesday. It is as if lightning had fallen in Aujargues, in the Gard, where he had lived with his wife for a long time. The poet, novelist, translator would turn 99 in a few days. In the retrospective anthology of his literary journey published in January (the Infinite Hunt and other […]

2020 Witch Award, Sandro Veronesi wins

With 200 votes Sandro Veronesi flies on the night of the Witch. All off his Hummingbird (The ship of Teso), also what was considered his most direct opponent, Gianrico Carofiglio that with The measure of time (Einaudi Stile libero) collects 132 preferences. Valeria Parrella follows with 86 votes for Almerina (Einaudi), Gian Arturo Ferrari with […]

2020 Witch Award, Sandro Veronesi wins

With 200 votes Sandro Veronesi flies on the night of the Witch. All off his Hummingbird (The ship of Teso), also what was considered his most direct opponent, Gianrico Carofiglio that with The measure of time (Einaudi Stile libero) collects 132 preferences. Valeria Parrella follows with 86 votes for Almerina (Einaudi), Gian Arturo Ferrari with […]

2020 Witch Award, Sandro Veronesi wins

With 200 votes Sandro Veronesi flies on the night of the Witch. All off his Hummingbird (The ship of Teso), also what was considered his most direct opponent, Gianrico Carofiglio that with The measure of time (Einaudi Stile libero) collects 132 preferences. Valeria Parrella follows with 86 votes for Almerina (Einaudi), Gian Arturo Ferrari with […]

The audacity that is lacking in the Democratic Party and the Five Stars

Cthe ten points in favor of the Mes that Nicola Zingaretti enunciated Monday on the columns of this newspaper are convincing. A very effective manifesto, well written, well argued. Shareable, in our opinion, from the first to the last word. Sorry that the government partners have dropped that text without even worthy of any consideration. […]