Segundo Soto: “The situation of the National Library is critical, we have gone back 50 years”

Clara Shumann (1819/1896), was an eminent pianist. Endowed with great artistic sensitivity, she knew how to play the piano, a musical instrument created in the 18th century by the Italian Cristofori, a musical history that has endured over time. Successive pianists, like her, managed through glorious performances to remain in the world musical tradition. Their … Read more

The ‘Literarte’ festival and activities on emotional health, in the 2023 library program

Service Libraries of the Government of Navarra is committed to a pSchedule of activities for the first quarter of 2023 in which he intersperses established cycles with novel proposals. The Library of Navarre will resume consolidated cycles such as ‘Spirituality’ or ‘Literary Conversations’; will host the ‘Literarte’ festival for the first time Y will honor … Read more

“Alexander the Great, the making of a myth”: the exhibition to discover at the British Library

“Alexander the Great, the making of a myth” at the British Library or how cultures and religions around the world have built a fabulous fiction around a hero, used for their own ends. Alexander the Great, the making of a myth, the entire exhibition finds its justification in its title alone. Born in Macedonia, in … Read more

Batch. Summer events with the Grand Cahors media library

By Writing Cahors Published on 29 Jul 22 at 7:32 Lot news See my news Follow this media The Grand Cahors media library offers several cultural events this summer. (©Archive Actu Lot) The network of Grand Cahors media libraries and libraries in the Batch, is open all summer. This network, which includes the media libraries … Read more

Vicchio: Don Gino Bonanni, meeting on Thursday 20 October at the municipal library

On the eve of the centenary of the birth of Don Lorenzo Milani, the Association of Christian Archives in Tuscany in the 1900s (Arcton) intends to indicate to public reflection a protagonist of the period of innovative ferment of Catholics. Don Gino Bonanni (Vicchio 1913 – Florence 1995) was a key figure in the history … Read more

The Library of Galicia offers a unique look at the evolution of the Xacobeo phenomenon in the last 70 years through its documents

The Xunta inaugurated today in the Library of Galicia the exhibition Holy Year: the resurgence of a Way for everyone, that traces the evolution of the xacobeo phenomenon from 1954 to the present. through more of 45 pieces of the funds guarded in the Gaiás, from books, brochures and newspapers to calendars and videos, the … Read more

Georges Bataille’s ghostly library put up for sale

“If Bataille benefits from official housing in Carpentras then in Orléans, his only private address since 1945 remains Vézelay», Indicates the bookseller in an introduction to this discovery. And in these places awaited his works, which were never transferred to the home in rue Saint-Sulpice – where he died on July 9, 1962. Lack of … Read more

Georges Bataille’s ghostly library put up for sale

“If Bataille benefits from official housing in Carpentras then in Orléans, his only private address since 1945 remains Vézelay», Indicates the bookseller in an introduction to this discovery. And in these places awaited his works, which were never transferred to the home in rue Saint-Sulpice – where he died on July 9, 1962. Lack of … Read more