August 15, 2022

On the Slow Train to Somewhere

Celebrating railway journeys Writer Pano Masti recalls more literary journeys. This time, book in hand, around the world by train. “Are those your prison tattoos?” Shaun […]
May 30, 2022

The Globe-localisation or Animal Farm of the 21st Century? A review of “The Zoo”

Humans love a good animal story. Across time and cultures we tend to anthropomorphise animals in order to better look at ourselves. But how if those […]
May 31, 2019

Music, Environment and Vedute Sonore.

Suonifreschi – or Fresh Sound – is a cultural association based in Venice, Italy, that believes that at the centre of music composition are the sounds […]
January 21, 2019

In Extremis. – A Life Lived

A new book takes us deep inside the remarkable life of intrepid war-correspondent Marie Colvin, who blazed trails for reporting the truth agianst the odds – […]