Contents – April/May 2016

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EDITORIAL

Why a trip around the world’s circumference?

by Anna Ettore

 

SHORT STORIES

Sisterhood

by Antonia Buizza

INTERVIEWS

Hard times: interview with Salman Rushdie

by Francesca Capelli

WORDS FROM IRELAND

iii the march, Milan

by William Wall

CLASSICS

The Mortal Immortal

by Mary Shelley

 

VERY SHORT STORIES

What walls talk about

by Simone Cavagna

Yellow Flowers

by Marinella Farella

Like Superman

by Heiko H. Caimi

LITERATURES FROM THE WORLD

First Voyage Around the World

by Antonio Pigafetta

 

Antonio Pigafetta: a trip around the world

by Anna Ettore

CELLULOID WORDS

The Skin

by Alessandro Pedretta

SERIAL (IDENTITY) ISSUES

Mr. Robot: reality, identity and system

by Elisa Emiliani

THE VERTICAL THOUGHT

by Sara Di Girolamo

Merlin

 

PHOTOGRAPH-ART

Nile, waste land

by Italo Bonera

LIGHTS FROM THE NORTH

by Irene Lami

The Redbreast, by Jo Nesbø

BEWARE OF THE BOOK!

Half of a Yellow Sun, by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

by Anna Anzani

The Ideal Man, by Elena Gan

by Antonia Buizza

The Wrong Way, edited by Gian Filippo Pizzo

by Heiko H. Caimi

CAIN’S MOVIE COLLECTION

by Gordiano Lupi

Mamma Roma

MAKING MOVIES

Chaplin

by Samuele Zenone

 

POCKET REVIEWS

The Martian Chronicles, by Ray Bradbury

by Antonia Buizza

The Epicure’s Lament, by Kate Christiansen

by Giorgia Boragini

 

Fontamara, by Ignazio Silone

by Antonia Buizza

 

Seconds Out, by Martìn Kohan

by Giorgio Olivari

 

This Side of Brightness, by Colum McCann

by Giorgio Olivari

 

The Blue Room, by Georges Simenon

by Antonia Buizza

 

Pleasure Carousel, by Eric-Emmanuel Schmitt

by Antonia Buizza

 

The Long Walk, by Stephen King

by Antonia Buizza

 

The Dying Animal, by Philip Roth

by Giorgio Olivari

 

The Last Summer of Reason, by Tahar Djaout

by Giorgio Olivari