George Eliot

“What do we live for, if it is not to make life less difficult to each other?”(from the novel Middlemarch) George Eliot, pen name of Mary Ann Evans, born on 22 November 1819.She was a Victorian era English poet and novelist who chose that male pseudonym to conceal her gender so that people would take… Read More George Eliot


Originally posted on Letture/Lecturas: Edgar Allan Poe(Boston, 19 gennaio 1809 – Baltimora, 7 ottobre 1849)SoloAloneRicerca letteraria e traduzionedi Luisa Zambrotta ©2021 Lettura di Luigi Maria Corsanico Alexander Scriabin:Romance (Arr. for Cello and Piano by Steven Isserlis)Mischa Maisky · Lily Maisky Un dagherrotipo di Edgar Allan Poe, scattato circanel giugno 1849 a Lowell nel…

On Writing

Wystan Hugh Auden (1907 – 29 September 1973) is an Anglo-American poet whose four hundred poems elucidate everything from love to social themes and profound meditation. (Here you can read Funeral Blues and Elegy for J.F.K.) Awarded the Pulitzer Prize in 1948 for “The Age of Anxiety”, a long poem in six parts, Auden also… Read More On Writing