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Hisham Matar: a month in Siena

Hisham Matar: a month in Siena

Hisham Matar’s A month in Siena is not a travel book, not an art essay, nor a biography. The 2017 Pulitzer prize winner’s latest work is a journey taking place at once in the narrow alleys of Siena, in the contemplation of frescoes and paintings from the XIII – XV centuries, and in the bitter-sweet recollection of past moments and thoughts.

Traveling to Italy now: what’s new

Traveling to Italy now: what’s new

The 2020 Coronavirus pandemic is still an ongoing situation all over the world and also in Italy there still are some cases. The global situation is far from being settled, however it appears to be increasingly under control as the awareness of citizens about the problem rises, making the way to good practices and behaviors that allow to contain possible outbreaks.