Alessandra Podenzani

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Silenzio, parla il prof Cristiano Godano

Appena Cristiano Godano comincia a parlare, in testa parte in sottofondo <i>Nuotando nell’aria</i>. È inevitabile. Ma non siamo qui per discutere del …

Museum of Latin American Art, Long Beach | Artists, Artworks, and Contact Info

The Museum of Latin American Art (MOLAA) in Long Beach, California was founded in 1996. It is the only museum in the United States dedicated to …

10 Great Latin American Writers You Didn’t Read in Class

How Diego Rivera Met the Fierce Teenage Frida Kahlo and Fell in Love with Her Years Later

There is something singularly mesmerizing about the fateful encounters that sparked epic, often turbulent, lifelong love affairs — take, for instance, Gertrude Stein and Alice B. Toklas or Sylvia Plath and Ted Hughes. But one of modern history’s most vibrant, passionate, and tumultuous loves is …

Che messaggio scrivereste o vorreste trovare in una bottiglia affidata al mare?

Holden, vecchio mio

Tra i film che ho apprezzato di più nei primi mesi del 2014 ci sono stati <i>Her</i>, <i>Dallas Buyers Club</i> e <i>A proposito di Davis</i>dei fratelli Coen. Li ho visti …

Eugenie Grandet

• <b>Autore:</b> Honoré de Balzac<p>Con la realizzazione di Eugenie Grandet e poi successivamente con Papà Goriot, Balzac concepì l’idea della ‘Commedia umana’, ossia di fondere tutti i suoi romanzi in un’opera unica, facendo riapparire gli stessi personaggi in nuove vicende e organizzando il lavoro …

Odissea

• <b>Autore:</b> Omero<p>«Iliade e Odissea sono sempre con me. Pilastri delle case che mi ospitano. Adoro queste nuove traduzioni di Dora Marinari con i commenti di Giulia Capo pubblicate da La Lepre edizioni. Un linguaggio contemporaneo, immediato, fedele all’essenza dei poemi omerici nati per essere diffusi …

Tina Fey, Make Us Laugh

Tina Fey talked comedy with Esquire's A.J. Jacobs on the set of 30 Rock. The show recently returned from its strike-induced hiatus. You can also see Fey this month alongside Amy Poehler in the surrogate-mother film Baby Mama.<p><b>AJJ:</b> I listened to Alec Baldwin's commentary on the <i>30 Rock</i> DVD. I liked …

Comedy

Welcome to Goslingland

A long ride through a dangerous world of skeletons, roller coasters, fast cars, slow talk, Bonkers candy, street crawlers, love parades, and freak shows with Ryan Gosling, the most amused man in movies<p><i>4:08 p.m.</i><p><i>Greenwich Village</i><p>First thing: Yes, Ryan Gosling will drive. It's a Corvette — red one, …

Greenwich Village

Ricky Gervais: The ESQ+A

The comedian talks about Churchill, Caligula, Gandhi, being invited back to the Globes, and why he'll never host the Oscars. And honesty.<p><i>Lunch at the executive dining room in the HBO building, New York City.</i><p><b>SCOTT RAAB:</b> You look fabulous. If you turn sideways, I don't know if I can even see</b> …

Golden Globes

A Fundamental Fight

When Iran’s Ayatollah Khomeini issued a fatwa, or death sentence, on Salman Rushdie for writing The Satanic Verses, 25 years ago, the novel became more than literature. Talking to Rushdie and those who stood beside him—Ian McEwan, Martin Amis, E. L. Doctorow, and others—Paul Elie assesses the …

The Irish bee (2)

nowhere

John Steinbeck On Why 'Camping Is For The Birds'

In the May 1967 issue of Popular Science, John Steinbeck argued that "the American passion for moving about in motorized caravans... results in little permanent damage beyond divorce and bankruptcy."<p><i>Earlier this month, we published John Steinbeck's 1966 letter to the editor of</i> Popular Science_, in …

RVs

Strike Back, la terza stagione da questa sera su Raidue

Su Raidue la terza stagione di Strike Back, la serie tv con protagonisti Michael e Damien, al lavoro nella Sezione 20 per combattere contro criminali …

Recensione: Blue Jasmine, il Blu-Ray Disc

tempo di lettura <b>4'</b><p>Nessun trailer o spot. Una volta inserito nel lettore il disco Blu-Ray di Blue Jasmine ci porta subito al menù principale. La …