The other side of the Tiber : reflections on time in Italy (Book, 2013) [WorldCat.org]
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The other side of the Tiber : reflections on time in Italy

Author: Wallis Wilde-Menozzi
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, ©2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The Other Side of the Tiber illuminates Italy in an entirely new way, treating the peninsula as a series of distinct places, subjects, histories, and geographies loosely bound together by shared priorities and limits. A subtle and solid image of Italy emerges as does a multi-faceted portrait of the author. Earthquakes and volcanoes; a hundred-year-old man; Siena as a walled city; Keats in Rome; the refugee camp of  Read more...
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Named Person: Wallis Wilde-Menozzi; Wallis Wilde-Menozzi; Wallis Wilde-Menozzi
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Wallis Wilde-Menozzi
ISBN: 9780374280710 0374280711 9780374534318 0374534314
OCLC Number: 795174978
Description: x, 369 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Memory --
Private lessons --
Tombs and chapels --
Layers --
Light --
Hungry and untrained eyes --
Diamond fires and panting fountains --
The Square --
Elders --
Il Condono --
Centuries after --
Rosina --
Newspapers --
Parallel lives --
San Pietrini --
Volcanoes and terremonti --
Going south --
Antonella --
Caravaggio --
Communism --
More Caravaggio --
Repetition --
60 percent --
Forests and trees --
Corrections --
Restoration --
Memory again --
The market --
Truth is beauty, beauty truth --
Pentimento --
Epigenetics and Ferragosto --
-Slow food.
Responsibility: Wallis Wilde-Menozzi.

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Earthquakes and volcanoes; a hundred-year-old man; Siena as a walled city; Keats in Rome; the refugee camp of Manduria; the Slow Food movement; realism in Caravaggio; the concept of good and evil;  Read more...

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