It’s More Than a Gift

The beautiful things, those that appease deep anxieties, are the simplest ones, those that arrive unexpectedly, those that, like in an embrace, know how to welcome the need and encourage them to overcome. Pen and notebooks for those who collect them and use them as a casket (the notebooks) and as a rudder (the pen) are more precious gifts than the most precious gems since … Continua a leggere It’s More Than a Gift

Zygmunt Bauman: A tutto campo. L’amore, il destino, la memoria e altre umanità.

“A tutto campo” (LaTerza, 2021) è frutto delle conversazioni tra Zygmunt Bauman e Peter Haffner, un lascito prezioso che raccoglie gli ultimi pensieri e percorsi di pensiero del grande sociologo morto il 9 gennaio del 2017. Il libro non è solo una sintesi del pensiero precedente, ma anche propone i percorsi di analisi di Bauman, inarrestabile pensatore ma, sopratutto, osservatore della vita reale. Si tratta … Continua a leggere Zygmunt Bauman: A tutto campo. L’amore, il destino, la memoria e altre umanità.

Writing Is Testifying

There is something special about writing, it is never just completion and conclusion, but research and beginning. I realize that writing always asks me new questions and it is precisely in this evolution and continuous research that the meaning and value of a voice that does not give up, that experiments, that yearns to confront and know, that wants to search relentlessly not because there … Continua a leggere Writing Is Testifying