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14 05, 2018

UKRAINIAN – Svitlana Hlazunova

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My name is Svitlana Hlazunova. I was born in 1962 in Kherson, a city in southern Ukraine. Since I was a child I had a great passion for music, transmitted to me by my parents. When I was a student I attended a music school and in 1978 I got a piano diploma. In 1983 I graduated from the University of Uman, faculty of pedagogy with a specialization in music education. At that time I started writing songs, both text and music. For twenty years [...]

12 05, 2018

FRENCH – Ghislaine Avan

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Ghislaine Avan is a French multidisciplinary artist, born in Châtellerault. Choreographer, tap dancer and contemporary dance performer, videographer and film editor, she makes a path of life of her art. In 2006 she started a multimedial work based on the Divine Comedy, from which the “Le LA du Monde“ project derived, involving a large number of excerpts taken from Dante's poem and read by hundreds of people in languages all over the world. Here Ghislaine lends her voice to Francesca and reads Dante's relevant verses in two different French translations of the Comedy.

12 04, 2018

Ulysses’ appeal for peace in the Middle East

By |2019-12-11T22:24:28+01:00April 12th, 2018|Approfondimenti|0 Comments

Fatti non foste a viver come bruti, ma per seguir virtute e conoscenza Ye were not form’d to live the life of brutes, but virtue to pursue and knowledge high Vi ne naskiĝis por vegeti brute, sed por akiri virton, mondan scion   ------ Ulysses' verses translated into Arabic by Hassan Osman Hell, Canto XXVI, 90-142 - ------ Ulysses' verses translated into Hebrew by Immanuel Olsvanger Hell, Canto XXVI, 90-142 - ------ Ulysses' verses translated into Persian by Farideh Mahdavi Damghani Hell, Canto XXVI, 90-142 - - [...]