The Letters of J. R. R. Tolkien

“The Letters of JRR Tolkien” (Harper & Collins, 2006) collected in volume thanks to Humphrey Carpenter with the collaboration of C. Tolkien, represents a path through the maturation of the great writer and scholar and allows to reconstruct the fine and intelligent imagery as much as Tolkien’s witty mind and capable of lexical, historical, literary, social research.One aspect that I found particularly interesting is that … Continua a leggere The Letters of J. R. R. Tolkien

Never Betray Tales

I love fairy tales very much, traditional and modern ones, because they reveal forgotten emotions about us, tastes never known, attitudes we were unaware of, choices to be pondered and on which to build what happens next.I really like this very much afterwards.Fables are never just words that narrate lived stories or, in any case, that happened in reality or in the imagination. Fables are … Continua a leggere Never Betray Tales

L.N. Tolstoj: Che fare, dunque?

“Che fare, dunque?” (Campo dei Fiori, 2017) di Lev Nicolaevič Tolstoj è una riflessione che scava in profondità i luoghi comuni e gli stereotipi di una società che pone l’economia e il privilegio personale e individuale al di sopra di tutto e a qualsiasi costo.Solo per questo, e non è poco, la riflessione narrata da Tosltoj al punto da sembrare quasi un romanzo, segna non … Continua a leggere L.N. Tolstoj: Che fare, dunque?

Never Withdraw from Consciousness

I have often encountered violence in my life and it has often been augmented by silence.Thus, in fact, silence allows violence, increases it and determines its spread. Why? Because the silence in the face of the violence that one suffers or that one sees others undergo, is a way to escape the questions of our conscience.Yet, it is clear, not because we presume to ignore … Continua a leggere Never Withdraw from Consciousness Giulia di Loredana De Vita

Saturday, September 18th, 1:00 pm, on, Maury Incen will interview me to talk about “Giulia” (Nulla die, 2021) which is my latest novel and even more … I’ll wait for you, that’s enough connect to the link. Sabato, 18 settembre, ore 13:00, su, Maury Incen mi intervisterà per parlare di “Giulia” (Nulla die, 2021) che è il mio ultimo romanzo e anche di … Continua a leggere Giulia di Loredana De Vita