ActuaLitté: Enquête sur les dérives d’une communauté maoïste

ActuaLitté: Enquête sur les dérives d’une communauté maoïste

Rentreelitteraire2024 — Peut-on incarner l'utopie en une seule personne ? Julie Pagis explore cette question dans une enquête révélant l'histoire méconnue et secrète des membres d'une communauté maoïste sur laquelle plane un fantôme. Elle éclaire les mécanismes du charisme, les ressorts de la domination, et les violences structurelles, notamment de genre, qui se dissimulent derrière le silence. 

Paradiso di Michele Masneri: novità editoriale Adelphi

Paradiso di Michele Masneri: novità editoriale Adelphi

Adelphi presenta una nuova opera letteraria: Paradiso di Michele Masneri. Questo romanzo, ambientato in un’estate straordinariamente calda, segue le avventure di Federico Desideri, un giovane giornalista che viene inviato a Roma per intervistare un celebre regista. Scopre però che il regista è introvabile, ma durante una serata mondana viene indirizzato a Barry Volpicelli, presunto modello […]

Literary Hub: The Indian government is planning to prosecute Arundhati Roy.

Literary Hub: The Indian government is planning to prosecute Arundhati Roy.

Arundhati Roy, the internationally recognized author and activist, is currently wanted by the Indian authorities. This comes after the Lieutenant General of Delhi granted police permission to prosecute the Booker Prize-winning novelist under a draconian anti-terrorism statute called the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act. This statute allows the state to incarcerate a person before they’re given […]

Letras de Chile: DOCE

Letras de Chile: DOCE

Alberto López Sanjurjo (León, 1952) es profesor de letras, novelista, cuentista y traductor. Invitamos a leer este relato, que aborda críticamente una temática propia del modelo imperante. DOCE Por Alberto López Sanjurjo Principiaba el verano, uno de tantos en que uno sueña en secreto con tener verdaderas vacaciones, evadirse de lo cotidiano y cambiar de […]

Rented Horrors

Rented Horrors

“I believed the horror movie was the start of how I oriented my time, the primacy of the images that were not my life. Now I know it began with the photos of Polly, inescapable in 1993.”

Electric Literature: Grandma’s Fiancé Requires Our Full Adversarial Response

No Picnic by Caroline Beimford Each afternoon at five minutes to four, Gigi emerged, descended from the mezzanine, and filled three glasses with ice, Tanqueray, and a pimento olive. A freezer beneath the wet bar produced small, gem-like cubes of unusual translucence and the sound they made, ringing into lowballs, was more powerful and prompt […]

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