The BS in Italy Section

CHARLOTTE BRONTË’S JUVENILIA – by Maddalena De Leo

La Biblioteca del Vascello Editions, by Robin Publishing, has been promoting since February another work translated and curated by me, professor Maddalena de Leo. In this new book, I’ve collected four little-known and engaging stories written by Charlotte Brontë and published under the title Juvenilia. Two of these stories are quite long – like short… Continue reading CHARLOTTE BRONTË’S JUVENILIA – by Maddalena De Leo

The BS in Italy Section

I componimenti di Bruxelles – by Maddalena De Leo

In December “I componimenti di Bruxelles” will be published by Ripostes Edition. In this book I’ve collected and translated in Italian some very little-known French compositions by Charlotte Brontë, written during her stay as a student -with her sister Emily- at the Pensionnat in Brussels, in 1842. I had already translated and published Emily’s compositions… Continue reading I componimenti di Bruxelles – by Maddalena De Leo

Peeking Through the Keyhole

Gilmore Girls- A Year in the Life: Rory and Jane Eyre

Everyone is talking about it, everyone’s been waiting for it: Gilmore Girls- A Year in the Life will be released on Netflix today, 25 November!!! But what is it? It’s a revival, a 4 episodes new season, a last one, and we have been waiting for it for years! The girls are back, as well as… Continue reading Gilmore Girls- A Year in the Life: Rory and Jane Eyre

In the Reading Room

Ma la vita è una battaglia- lettere di libertà e determinazione: review

Ma la vita è una battaglia- lettere di libertà e determinazione (“But life is a battle- letters of freedom and determination“), is a selection of letters curated and translated by Laura Ganzetti (from Il tè tostato), and published by L’Orma editore. It’s a small book, wrapped into a classic letter envelop as the other books… Continue reading Ma la vita è una battaglia- lettere di libertà e determinazione: review

Brontë Virtual Tour

Virtual Tour Of The Brontë Parsonage Museum- The Dining Room

The dining room is one of our favourite rooms at the Brontë Parsonage Museum. It is the room where the Brontë sisters used to spend their nights writing, talking about their novels, walking all around that very table in search of new ideas and inspiration. You can still picture them today: Emily, Charlotte and Anne,… Continue reading Virtual Tour Of The Brontë Parsonage Museum- The Dining Room

In The Parlour · Senza categoria

In The Parlour: reading Shirley

On Saturday 23rd January we organized a reading entirely dedicated to Shirley, since a new Italian edition was recently released by Fazi Editore, and we met again at Libreria Tra Le Righe in Rome, The lovely bistrot inside the bookstore was very crowded, and we even run out of teapots! But eventually we managed ,… Continue reading In The Parlour: reading Shirley