Who Knows

The world of fairy tales is an ancient world that in addition to any child at bedtime (or vice versa keep them awake and frightened all night) conceals many meanings and many signifiers. A great example of interpretation of myths and folk legends have it as Clarissa Pinkola Estes in her "Women …

Good Food in Bad Times

Winter 1940. Mussolini, in his famous speech of 18 November, he declared: "We will break the backs to Greece". Thousands were snatched from their homes, from their jobs, from their roots: Guido, a young cook, is one such. Do not fight on the front line, on the battlefield, but cook the army dependencies …

The Camino de Ronda of the Aurelian Walls and the Porta Latina Secrets

Opening "exclusive" of the temple Borromini A slice of paradise, a stone's throw from the center of Rome, It encapsulates the memory of the tomb of the Scipios, the elegance of the Columbarium of Pomponius Hylas, the imposing remains of the Aurelian Walls, with its watchtowers and battlements, on which …

Roma in the darkroom. Photographs of the nineteenth century the city today

  From 27 March to 22 September 2019 at the Museum of Rome will celebrate the 180 years since the birth of photography. The exhibition curated by Flavia Fish and Simonetta Tozzi presents 320 all photo images from the archives of the Museum of Rome. The photography in Rome Since 1839, when Daguerre presents the Academy of Sciences of Paris his invention to fix the …