Archives for February 2008

Jorge Luis Borges in Mythic Buenos Aires

by Michael Warren Knife fights and backdoor Tango joints used to dot the cobblestone barrio where Jorge Luis Borges once […]

Rousing Nietzsche in Orta, Italy

by D. Curoopen Colpman Of all the Northern Italian lakes, Lake Orta and the town of Orta is a true […]

Standing in Jewish Rome

by Davi Walders Titus’ Arch towers above us; its white marble Corinthian columns and travertine inlays gleam in the sun. […]

The Visible City of Venice

by Jennifer Wright Nothing is firmly rooted in Venice. As such, it is a city that lends itself to a […]

A Swiss-Italian Walk With Hermann Hesse

by Kathryn Cicerchi In the quiet cemetery of San Abbondio, standing majestically on the Collina d’Oro (Golden Hill) in Montagnola, […]