Features

Truth, More or Less
by Rosanne Pagano

Causes of my grandmother’s lifelong limp - the one that afflicted her right leg (or maybe it was her left, memories contradict) - are lost to time and the Sicilian aptitude for turning the ordinary into the legendary. Consider the Tale of Uncle Benny’s Toe. MORE

 

History of a Dress
by Liana Bellon

I have had an affinity for Venice ever since, as a child, I was taken to the city by my parents during carnival. Years later, I often returned to research a doctoral dissertation on Venetian art. In June of 2012, though, my visit was quite different from previous ones: I was returning to the city I love to celebrate my wedding. MORE

 

L’arte sa nuotare: Florentine Street Art Blends the Old with the New
by Tania Zampini

Italians, it seems, know a thing or two about the interpretation of art and its cultural survival in a precarious market. “L’arte sa nuotare” (Art knows how to swim) is a tag seen throughout downtown Florence on street stencils no larger than a loose leaf, created by an artist who goes simply by the name of Blub. MORE

Advertisement


Photo Contest Insider


www.concorsifotografici.com


Writings

The Hog Slaughter: February 1862

by Rosanna Battigelli

 

The hog is limp, having shuddered its last breath after a single blow to the head with a mallet. Gabriella and some of the neighbourhood women watch her father Lorenzo… More

 

 

 

The Motorcycle

by Licia Canton

 

“Monsieur, Monsieur.”
      He could hear a voice far away. Then he felt a light tap on the shoulder. He opened his eyes not knowing they had been closed. MORE

 

 

 

24 Hours

by Anthony Cristiano

 

Through cobbled streets, old historic houses
       returning scents of flavoured bread and oil; MORE

 

 

Feature Image

“Swordfish” by Francesco Licandro (San Pietro Clarenza, Italy) – Grand prize winner of the 2015 Accenti Photo Competition.


Advertisement

 

Click to order


Home | Submissions | Writing Contest | Photo Contest | Store | Media Kit

P. O. Box 91510, RPO Robert Montreal, Quebec Canada, H1R 3X2 T. 514-329-3254 F. 514-329-4085

We acknowledge the financial support of the Government of Canada through the Canada Periodical Fund of the Department of Canadian Heritage.