Janet Frame: Gridano i gufi

“Where the bee sucks, there suck I In a cowslip’s bell I lie; There I couch when owls do cry. W. Shakespeare, The Tempest, Act V Scene I vv.88-90 Il titolo del romanzo di Janet Frame, Gridano i gufi (Neri Pozza, 2011) si ispira all’opera shakespeariana su citata. I versi sono pronunciati da Ariel, lo spiritello che, finalmente, può godere della sua libertà dopo essere … Continua a leggere Janet Frame: Gridano i gufi

Nature vs Man or Man vs Nature?

The day opens (or the night closes) between lightning and thunder and rain, all to the extreme, like everything that the human being has long since learned and wanted to look for in his universe. There is a logic in this, however perverse it may appear, it is the logic that man has espoused to burn everything immediately, everything like every experience. Why should nature … Continua a leggere Nature vs Man or Man vs Nature?