Cultural signs around the world (13 May 2021)

Some signals of culture and cultural events around the world: we’ll take our cultural life back! 1. New Children Book: The One and Only Sparkella. Channing Tatum (author) & Kim Barnes (Illustrator): Channing Tatum’s picture book debut. Tatum is of course well known as an actor, so this is a pleasant surprise! 2. Some freeContinue reading “Cultural signs around the world (13 May 2021)”

Cultural signs around the world (12 May 2021)

Some signals of culture and cultural events around the world: we’ll take our cultural life back! 1. Free online events: 1.1. Music to Remember> “Music helps us connect to each other, our community and even to our own inner selves. Music to Remember is inspired by the powerful (and scientifically proven) role that music playsContinue reading “Cultural signs around the world (12 May 2021)”

Cultural signs around the world (11 May 2021)

Some signals of culture and cultural events around the world: we’ll take our cultural life back! Astăzi, 11 mai 2021, ora 12: Conferința publică susținută de academicianul Ioan-Aurel Pop la Amfiteatrul „Ion Heliade Rădulescu“, urmată de vernisarea expoziției„10 mai în istoria României“. Va fi expusă, printre altele, Declarația de Independență scrisă de Mihail Kogălniceanu. AfișulContinue reading “Cultural signs around the world (11 May 2021)”

Cultural signs around the world (10 May 2021)

Some signals of culture and cultural events around the world: we’ll take our cultural life back! Teatro alla Scala is finally reopened! 500 people (wearing masks, of course) are allowed to watch the first representation! Welcome back, live events. 2. Free online event: (Dis)Connect Online Short Film Festival: A selection of short films picked byContinue reading “Cultural signs around the world (10 May 2021)”

Cultural signs around the world (9 May 2021)

Some signals of culture and cultural events around the world: we’ll take our cultural life back! 1. Today, May 9, is Europe Day. Find some more details here. Happy Europe Day! 2. Pentru publicul român, cartea scrisă de Irvin D. Yalom și Marilyn Yalom a fost tradusă (și) în limba română și publicată de EdituraContinue reading “Cultural signs around the world (9 May 2021)”

Cultural signs around the world (8 May 2021)

Some signals of culture and cultural events around the world: we’ll take our cultural life back! 1. New book: Irvin Yalom and Marilyn Yalom, A Matter of Death and Life. “A year-long journey by renowned psychiatrist Irvin Yalom, and his wife, esteemed feminist writer Marilyn Yalom, after her terminal diagnosis, as they reflect on howContinue reading “Cultural signs around the world (8 May 2021)”

Cultural signs around the world (7 May 2021)

Some signals of culture and cultural events around the world: we’ll take our cultural life back! 1. Book: William B. Irvine: The Stoic Challenge: A Philosopher’s Guide to Becoming Tougher, Calmer, and More Resilient. “In this practical, refreshingly optimistic guide, philosopher William B. Irvine explains how centuries-old wisdom can help us better cope with everythingContinue reading “Cultural signs around the world (7 May 2021)”

Cultural signs around the world (6 May 2021)

Some signals of culture and cultural events around the world: we’ll take our cultural life back! 1. Dr Shola Mos-Shogbamimu, This is Why I Resist: Don’t Define My Black Identity: “In This is Why I Resist activist and political commentator, Dr Shola Mos-Shogbamimu digs down into the deep roots of racism and anti-blackness in theContinue reading “Cultural signs around the world (6 May 2021)”

Cultural signs around the world (5 May 2021)

Some signals of culture and cultural events around the world: we’ll take our cultural life back! 1. Today, May 5, is African World Heritage Day. “Arts, Culture and Heritage: Levers for Building the Africa We Want”. Find more here. 2. I always liked memories and diaries, mainly of writers, few of politicians. If I rememberContinue reading “Cultural signs around the world (5 May 2021)”

Memories… photography (100)

I love to travel. And to take photos! So, these awful days, when it’s still hard to visit new or old places, I try to remember the beauty of the days I traveled, and therefore to hope soon we’ll be able to travel again everywhere. I’ll post here pictures from the places I was luckyContinue reading “Memories… photography (100)”