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Let’s help in community” is the motto of the World Humanitarian Day in 2022, whose celebration is established by decree of the United Nations every August 19.

The main objective of this celebration is to celebrate humanitarian workers, who carry out work for the well-being of millions of people around the world; as well as all those who have been killed while fulfilling their duties.

Its origin dates back to 2008, when the UN declared this day in commemoration of the terrorist attack perpetrated in Iraq on August 19, 2003; against the organization’s headquarters, causing the death of 22 people.

To commemorate this date, CDN made a list of six figures who have stood out the most for their humanitarian aid for the benefit of others.

Saint Teresa of Calcutta, one of the most recognized for its humanitarian aid, since for more than 45 years it served the poor; sick, orphaned and dying, first in India and then in other countries of the world.

In 1979, he received the Nobel Peace Prize for “work undertaken in the struggle to overcome poverty and distress, which also constitute a threat to peace».

When the Catholic nun received the award, she was asked: “What can we do to promote world peace?” and replied «Go home and love your family».

  Nelson Mandela, also winner of the Nobel Peace Prize (1993), dedicated his life to service for 67 years
Nelson Mandela dedicated his life to service for 67 years

Also, former South African President Nelson Mandela, also winner of the Nobel Peace Prize (1993), for 67 years he dedicated his life to service; through his humanitarian aid in the fields of conflict resolution, interracial relations, the promotion and protection of human rights; reconciliation, gender equality, the rights of vulnerable groups and the defense of poor and underdeveloped communities.

His contribution to the fight for democracy and the promotion of a culture of peace throughout the world is also highlighted.

Athletes who are recognized for their humanitarian work

american boxer Muhammad Ali He was a social figure of enormous influence in his generation, in politics and in social or humanitarian struggles in favor of African Americans.

The American boxer Muhammad Ali was a social figure of enormous influence and
The American boxer Muhammad Ali was a social figure of enormous influence and

At the end of his sports career, Ali made an incessant humanitarian and charitable aid in favor of all kinds of causes, even outside his country.

In 1998 he was designated a messenger of peace by the United Nations; who recognized him asa major humanitarian actor in the developing world».

In his honor was created the Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Sports Awardwhich is awarded to an athlete whose continued and demonstrated leadership has created a measured positive impact in their community through sport.

Another who also stood out for his humanitarian aid was the Puerto Rican baseball player Robert Clement; who shone as much for his prowess on the field as for his human side.

My great satisfaction comes from nothing nothing to help erase worn opinions about Latin Americans and African Americans”.

Another who also stood out for his humanitarian aid was the Puerto Rican baseball player Roberto Clemente, who shone as much for his exploits on the field as for his human side.
Another who also stood out for his humanitarian aid was the Puerto Rican baseball player Roberto Clemente, who shone as much for his exploits on the field as for his human side.

On December 23, 1972, the city of Managua, the capital of Nicaragua, was shaken by an earthquake. The devastation prompted Clemente to bring a shipment of aid to those affected. He decided to go personally because the news revealed that the country’s military poorly managed international shipments.

On the night of December 31, the ship (DC-7) took off from San Juan, Puerto Rico; but a few meters after leaving the island she fell spectacularly into the sea at 9:23 pm killing all the occupants.

On the day of his induction ceremony into the Baseball Hall of Fame, the “Roberto Clemente Award» to be awarded to those who perform outstanding work in sport and the community.

In addition, since 2002, the Major Leagues instituted every September 15 as “Roberto Clemente Day”.

Angelina Jolie and Rihanna, their work in humanitarian aid

american actress Angelina Jolie, appointed Special Envoy, whose dedication to humanitarian causes has not gone unnoticed; and it is that after years of dedicated service to the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees and the cause of refugees (UNHCR).

Angelina Jolie, appointed Special Envoy, whose dedication to humanitarian causes has not gone unnoticed
Angelina Jolie, appointed Special Envoy, whose dedication to humanitarian causes has not gone unnoticed

His interest in humanitarian affairs and in raising awareness of his situation and lobbying for international assistance have never wavered. She woke up in 2000 when she went to Cambodia to film the adventure movie Tomb Raider.

Jolie has completed nearly 60 field missions and has become an influential advocate on refugee and displacement issues. Furthermore, she focuses on major crises that result in massive population displacements; conducting advocacy activities and representing UNHCR and the High Commissioner at the diplomatic level.

Since being appointed UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador in early 2001, Angelina Jolie has visited more than 20 countries around the world to highlight the plight of millions of uprooted people and advocate for their protection.

Harvard recognizes Rihanna’s humanitarian work

When Barbados became a republic, the Prime Minister of that nation declared the singer Rihanna national heroine.

The position of national heroine grants the celebrity «the specific responsibility of promoting education, tourism and investment for the island«.

When Barbados became a republic, singer Rihanna was declared a national heroine by the nation's Prime Minister.
When Barbados became a republic, singer Rihanna was declared a national heroine by the nation’s Prime Minister.

She was also recognized by the Harvard University Foundation in recognition of her humanitarian work.

«Rihanna has built with her charities a state-of-the-art nuclear medicine and cancer center to diagnose and treat breast cancer at Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Bridgetown, Barbados».

She also founded the Clara Lionel Foundation global scholarship program for students from Caribbean countries attending university. In addition, she supports the Global Partnership for Education and Global Citizen project, which provides children in more than 60 developing countries with access to education; giving priority to girls and people who have suffered from the lack of access to education in today’s world, “explained the foundation.

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Six personalities who have stood out for their humanitarian aid

Other links: https://awardworld.net/resources/
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Its origin dates back to 2008, when the UN declared this day in commemoration of the terrorist attack perpetrated in Iraq on August 19, 2003; against the organization’s headquarters, causing the death of 22 people.

To commemorate this date, CDN made a list of six figures who have stood out the most for their humanitarian aid for the benefit of others.

Saint Teresa of Calcutta, one of the most recognized for its humanitarian aid, since for more than 45 years it served the poor; sick, orphaned and dying, first in India and then in other countries of the world.

In 1979, he received the Nobel Peace Prize for “work undertaken in the struggle to overcome poverty and distress, which also constitute a threat to peace».

When the Catholic nun received the award, she was asked: “What can we do to promote world peace?” and replied «Go home and love your family».

  Nelson Mandela, also winner of the Nobel Peace Prize (1993), dedicated his life to service for 67 years
Nelson Mandela dedicated his life to service for 67 years

Also, former South African President Nelson Mandela, also winner of the Nobel Peace Prize (1993), for 67 years he dedicated his life to service; through his humanitarian aid in the fields of conflict resolution, interracial relations, the promotion and protection of human rights; reconciliation, gender equality, the rights of vulnerable groups and the defense of poor and underdeveloped communities.

His contribution to the fight for democracy and the promotion of a culture of peace throughout the world is also highlighted.

Athletes who are recognized for their humanitarian work

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The American boxer Muhammad Ali was a social figure of enormous influence and
The American boxer Muhammad Ali was a social figure of enormous influence and

At the end of his sports career, Ali made an incessant humanitarian and charitable aid in favor of all kinds of causes, even outside his country.

In 1998 he was designated a messenger of peace by the United Nations; who recognized him asa major humanitarian actor in the developing world».

In his honor was created the Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Sports Awardwhich is awarded to an athlete whose continued and demonstrated leadership has created a measured positive impact in their community through sport.

Another who also stood out for his humanitarian aid was the Puerto Rican baseball player Robert Clement; who shone as much for his prowess on the field as for his human side.

My great satisfaction comes from nothing nothing to help erase worn opinions about Latin Americans and African Americans”.

Another who also stood out for his humanitarian aid was the Puerto Rican baseball player Roberto Clemente, who shone as much for his exploits on the field as for his human side.
Another who also stood out for his humanitarian aid was the Puerto Rican baseball player Roberto Clemente, who shone as much for his exploits on the field as for his human side.

On December 23, 1972, the city of Managua, the capital of Nicaragua, was shaken by an earthquake. The devastation prompted Clemente to bring a shipment of aid to those affected. He decided to go personally because the news revealed that the country’s military poorly managed international shipments.

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On the day of his induction ceremony into the Baseball Hall of Fame, the “Roberto Clemente Award» to be awarded to those who perform outstanding work in sport and the community.

In addition, since 2002, the Major Leagues instituted every September 15 as “Roberto Clemente Day”.

Angelina Jolie and Rihanna, their work in humanitarian aid

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Angelina Jolie, appointed Special Envoy, whose dedication to humanitarian causes has not gone unnoticed
Angelina Jolie, appointed Special Envoy, whose dedication to humanitarian causes has not gone unnoticed

His interest in humanitarian affairs and in raising awareness of his situation and lobbying for international assistance have never wavered. She woke up in 2000 when she went to Cambodia to film the adventure movie Tomb Raider.

Jolie has completed nearly 60 field missions and has become an influential advocate on refugee and displacement issues. Furthermore, she focuses on major crises that result in massive population displacements; conducting advocacy activities and representing UNHCR and the High Commissioner at the diplomatic level.

Since being appointed UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador in early 2001, Angelina Jolie has visited more than 20 countries around the world to highlight the plight of millions of uprooted people and advocate for their protection.

Harvard recognizes Rihanna’s humanitarian work

When Barbados became a republic, the Prime Minister of that nation declared the singer Rihanna national heroine.

The position of national heroine grants the celebrity «the specific responsibility of promoting education, tourism and investment for the island«.

When Barbados became a republic, singer Rihanna was declared a national heroine by the nation's Prime Minister.
When Barbados became a republic, singer Rihanna was declared a national heroine by the nation’s Prime Minister.

She was also recognized by the Harvard University Foundation in recognition of her humanitarian work.

«Rihanna has built with her charities a state-of-the-art nuclear medicine and cancer center to diagnose and treat breast cancer at Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Bridgetown, Barbados».

She also founded the Clara Lionel Foundation global scholarship program for students from Caribbean countries attending university. In addition, she supports the Global Partnership for Education and Global Citizen project, which provides children in more than 60 developing countries with access to education; giving priority to girls and people who have suffered from the lack of access to education in today’s world, “explained the foundation.

We would love to say thanks to the writer of this write-up for this outstanding material

Six personalities who have stood out for their humanitarian aid

Other links: https://awardworld.net/resources/
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The 48th edition of the Deauville Festival 2022 will take place from September 2 to 11 in the heart of the Normandy seaside resort. Discover the program of this event.

The competition

This year, the jury chaired by Arnaud Desplechin will have to decide between a competition composed of 13 movies :

Among this selection, 8 movies are the first achievements that will be under the magnifying glass of the revelation jury, under the presidency of the actress Elodie Bouchez.

Marilyn Monroe, Jesse Eisenberg, Thandine Newton: the highlights of the 2022 Deauville Festival

Among the highlights of this festival, we will find the screening of the controversial biopic on Marilyn Monroe, Blonde hair by Andrew Dominick. This Netflix production will be presented a few days earlier at the Venice Film Festival. In the role of the leading actress, Ana de Armas will be present in Deauville to receive a New Hollywood award. The actress Lucy Boyntonrevealed in Deauville in Sing Streetwill also receive this award.

Two Deauville Talent Awards will be returned. one to Jesse Eisenbergactor in The Social Networkwho will present his first film as a director at the Deauville Festival, When You Finish Saving The World. the other for Thandine Newtoncurrently in the series Westworldwhich will accompany the French premiere of the film God’s country by Julian Higgins.

Other American films will be presented in preview during this 48th edition, namely:

For the third consecutive year, the Deauville Festival is joining forces with the Cannes Festival, offering the broadcast of the Palme d’Or, Without Filter by Ruben Ostlund, as well as these two Grand Prix, Close by Lukas Dhont and Stars at Noon by Claire Denis. The selection ” Window on French cinema » will welcome three French films in preview: The Great Magic by Noémie Lvovsky, Tower by Guillaume Nicloux and The Rascals by Jimmy Laporal-Treasury.

American documentaries will also have their niche with “ Uncle Sam’s Docs » :

The Ornano-Valenti Prizeawarded by a jury of Anglo-Saxon journalists and chaired by Jean Guillaume d’Ornano which rewards a first French film, will be awarded to Charlotte LeBon for his first production, Falcon Lake.

Learn more:

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Latest articles by Antoine Corte (see everything)

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Other links: https://awardworld.net/resources/
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The competition

This year, the jury chaired by Arnaud Desplechin will have to decide between a competition composed of 13 movies :

Among this selection, 8 movies are the first achievements that will be under the magnifying glass of the revelation jury, under the presidency of the actress Elodie Bouchez.

Marilyn Monroe, Jesse Eisenberg, Thandine Newton: the highlights of the 2022 Deauville Festival

Among the highlights of this festival, we will find the screening of the controversial biopic on Marilyn Monroe, Blonde hair by Andrew Dominick. This Netflix production will be presented a few days earlier at the Venice Film Festival. In the role of the leading actress, Ana de Armas will be present in Deauville to receive a New Hollywood award. The actress Lucy Boyntonrevealed in Deauville in Sing Streetwill also receive this award.

Two Deauville Talent Awards will be returned. one to Jesse Eisenbergactor in The Social Networkwho will present his first film as a director at the Deauville Festival, When You Finish Saving The World. the other for Thandine Newtoncurrently in the series Westworldwhich will accompany the French premiere of the film God’s country by Julian Higgins.

Other American films will be presented in preview during this 48th edition, namely:

For the third consecutive year, the Deauville Festival is joining forces with the Cannes Festival, offering the broadcast of the Palme d’Or, Without Filter by Ruben Ostlund, as well as these two Grand Prix, Close by Lukas Dhont and Stars at Noon by Claire Denis. The selection ” Window on French cinema » will welcome three French films in preview: The Great Magic by Noémie Lvovsky, Tower by Guillaume Nicloux and The Rascals by Jimmy Laporal-Treasury.

American documentaries will also have their niche with “ Uncle Sam’s Docs » :

The Ornano-Valenti Prizeawarded by a jury of Anglo-Saxon journalists and chaired by Jean Guillaume d’Ornano which rewards a first French film, will be awarded to Charlotte LeBon for his first production, Falcon Lake.

Learn more:

Antoine Corte
Latest articles by Antoine Corte (see everything)

We wish to thank the writer of this short article for this awesome material

Deauville Festival 2022: the program for the 48th edition – Bulles de Culture

Other links: https://awardworld.net/resources/
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Presented in competition at the Cannes Film Festival in May, the nearly three-hour film, Leila and her brothers, did not convince the jury, of which an Iranian was a member, the two-time Oscar-winning director Asghar Farhadi. The feature film, on the other hand, seduced the press, who saw in it a potential Palme d’Or.

From the height of his 32 years, its director Saeed Roustaee embodies the new guard of Iranian cinema. He won the jury prize from the International Federation of Film Critics (Fipresci). It was in its own country that the film saw its destiny come to an abrupt end: at the end of June, the Iranian cinematographic authorities announced that they had banned the film “until further notice”. Reason alleged? Have “breaks the rules by participating without authorization in foreign festivals (…) in Cannes and then in Munich”.

Not frontally political, the film paints the portrait of Esmail (Saeed Poursamimi), a modest old man and father of five children, who dreams of becoming the head of the family clan. An honorary title to which he thinks he has the right by his age. But lo and behold, with this title come pecuniary obligations. How to contribute to the lifestyle of the clan when his means are limited and his four sons are unemployed?

In an almost Balzacian reversal of the situation – how not to see similarities with Balzac’s Eugénie Grandet? – the spectator discovers that Esmail has, in reality, much more money than he leads his children and his wife to believe. Then comes a moral choice for the siblings: should they steal their father’s money or let him use it for his coronation, and therefore see their only chance for a future slip through their fingers?

At the heart of the film, a woman, Leïla, brilliantly played by actress Taraneh Alidoosti. A way for the director and his actress to highlight the role of “pillar” what women have in Iranian society, they told AFP in Cannes. But Saeed Roustaee doesn’t stop at describing a dysfunctional family. The director of Tehran law subtly describes an Iranian society on the edge both politically and economically.

When AFP met him in the spring, Saeed Roustaee already had in mind a possible censorship of his film: “In Iran, there are red lines and there are many of them”. “You can very easily be arrested if you do not respect these red lines”, he added. A censorship which is therefore exercised at two levels: the first allows the government to “to validate” the scenario and the second of “check” that the content of the film meets its requirements. Should this not be the case, the government may request “changes”. In the meantime, the film is deprived of release.

In early July, two great directors paid the price for the regime’s censorship. Winner of the 2020 Golden Bear in Berlin for his film the devil does not existMohammad Rasoulof was arrested for co-signing an open letter in May urging the security forces to “Throw down the weapons” in the face of anger “corruption, theft, incompetence and repression”. His comrade Jafar Panahi, Golden Bear 2015 for Taxi Tehran, came to inquire about his fate, was later arrested and sent to Evin Prison to serve a six-year sentence handed down in 2010.

Faced with this sword of Damocles, has Saeed Roustaee ever thought of leaving his country? “Nope, he replied to AFP without flinching. This is where we have our roots. This is our country, this is our home.”

Gender : Drama
Director: Saeed Roustaee
Actors and actresses: Taraneh Alidoosti, Navid Mohammadzadeh, Payman Maadi
Duration : 2h49
Exit : 24 August 2022
Distributer : Wild BunchCast
Summary: Leila has dedicated her whole life to her parents and her four brothers. Very affected by an unprecedented economic crisis, the family is crumbling under debt and tearing itself apart as their personal disappointments develop. In order to get them out of this situation, Leila hatches a plan: buy a shop to start a business with her brothers. Everyone puts all their savings into it, but they lack one last financial support. At the same time and to everyone’s surprise, their father Esmail promises a large sum of money to his community in order to become its new godfather, the highest honor in Persian tradition. Little by little, the actions of each of its members bring the family to the brink of implosion, while the health of the patriarch deteriorates.

We want to say thanks to the writer of this short article for this remarkable material

“Leila and her brothers” by Saeed Roustaee: portrait of a breathless society, in a family fresco banned in Iran

Other links: https://awardworld.net/resources/
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Presented in competition at the Cannes Film Festival in May, the nearly three-hour film, Leila and her brothers, did not convince the jury, of which an Iranian was a member, the two-time Oscar-winning director Asghar Farhadi. The feature film, on the other hand, seduced the press, who saw in it a potential Palme d’Or.

From the height of his 32 years, its director Saeed Roustaee embodies the new guard of Iranian cinema. He won the jury prize from the International Federation of Film Critics (Fipresci). It was in its own country that the film saw its destiny come to an abrupt end: at the end of June, the Iranian cinematographic authorities announced that they had banned the film “until further notice”. Reason alleged? Have “breaks the rules by participating without authorization in foreign festivals (…) in Cannes and then in Munich”.

Not frontally political, the film paints the portrait of Esmail (Saeed Poursamimi), a modest old man and father of five children, who dreams of becoming the head of the family clan. An honorary title to which he thinks he has the right by his age. But lo and behold, with this title come pecuniary obligations. How to contribute to the lifestyle of the clan when his means are limited and his four sons are unemployed?

In an almost Balzacian reversal of the situation – how not to see similarities with Balzac’s Eugénie Grandet? – the spectator discovers that Esmail has, in reality, much more money than he leads his children and his wife to believe. Then comes a moral choice for the siblings: should they steal their father’s money or let him use it for his coronation, and therefore see their only chance for a future slip through their fingers?

At the heart of the film, a woman, Leïla, brilliantly played by actress Taraneh Alidoosti. A way for the director and his actress to highlight the role of “pillar” what women have in Iranian society, they told AFP in Cannes. But Saeed Roustaee doesn’t stop at describing a dysfunctional family. The director of Tehran law subtly describes an Iranian society on the edge both politically and economically.

When AFP met him in the spring, Saeed Roustaee already had in mind a possible censorship of his film: “In Iran, there are red lines and there are many of them”. “You can very easily be arrested if you do not respect these red lines”, he added. A censorship which is therefore exercised at two levels: the first allows the government to “to validate” the scenario and the second of “check” that the content of the film meets its requirements. Should this not be the case, the government may request “changes”. In the meantime, the film is deprived of release.

In early July, two great directors paid the price for the regime’s censorship. Winner of the 2020 Golden Bear in Berlin for his film the devil does not existMohammad Rasoulof was arrested for co-signing an open letter in May urging the security forces to “Throw down the weapons” in the face of anger “corruption, theft, incompetence and repression”. His comrade Jafar Panahi, Golden Bear 2015 for Taxi Tehran, came to inquire about his fate, was later arrested and sent to Evin Prison to serve a six-year sentence handed down in 2010.

Faced with this sword of Damocles, has Saeed Roustaee ever thought of leaving his country? “Nope, he replied to AFP without flinching. This is where we have our roots. This is our country, this is our home.”

Gender : Drama
Director: Saeed Roustaee
Actors and actresses: Taraneh Alidoosti, Navid Mohammadzadeh, Payman Maadi
Duration : 2h49
Exit : 24 August 2022
Distributer : Wild BunchCast
Summary: Leila has dedicated her whole life to her parents and her four brothers. Very affected by an unprecedented economic crisis, the family is crumbling under debt and tearing itself apart as their personal disappointments develop. In order to get them out of this situation, Leila hatches a plan: buy a shop to start a business with her brothers. Everyone puts all their savings into it, but they lack one last financial support. At the same time and to everyone’s surprise, their father Esmail promises a large sum of money to his community in order to become its new godfather, the highest honor in Persian tradition. Little by little, the actions of each of its members bring the family to the brink of implosion, while the health of the patriarch deteriorates.

We want to say thanks to the writer of this short article for this remarkable material

“Leila and her brothers” by Saeed Roustaee: portrait of a breathless society, in a family fresco banned in Iran

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For this summer 2022 literary season, 490 novels (31 less than last year) are expected by the end of October. As every year, reading delights in sight. Subjectively, The Daily has selected the ten unmissable ones. Good reading !

female dog and wolfby Joffrine Donnadieu (Gallimard)

A writing lesson, which hits and swings. The writing sparkles, there is style. We read: “A silence is something to listen to, it is not taken lightly; it breaks in a fraction of a second. A silence between two words is like a pearl in its case. Romy, 20, arrives in Paris with dreams of becoming an actress. To pay for the Florent course, she finds herself in a strip club in Pigalle.

Sex and drugs, all that’s missing is rock’n’roll in this shady world where loneliness is the ordinary way of life. Romy stays with Odette, an 89-year-old spinster. It’s the coexistence of the sequined thong and the crucifix! Dog and wolf tame each other. The impeccable book of the double “I” and, according to Régis Jauffret, “a terrible and fabulous fiction”.

Dog 51by Laurent Gaudé (Actes Sud)

Our ten essential novels for the start of the 2022Varying the pleasures and, therefore, the literary forms, Laurent Gaudé offers himself a detour in the genre of “anticipation against the backdrop of a police investigation”. We follow in the footsteps of Greek cop Zem Sparak, who hangs out in a dark room on the third floor of a popular nightclub in the RedQ district, almost his HQ. High on Okios technology, he rediscovers the Athens of his youth, when his country no longer exists.

Zem is a “dog,” a boarded-up cop whose job is to search Magnapole’s Area 3 in acid rain and searing heat. At daybreak, there is an open body along the sternum. Under the direction of the inspector of zone 2, Zem returns to work and investigates. A high-flying novel, in the hallucinated world of tomorrow.

The event: The Book of Sistersby Amélie Nothomb (Albin Michel)

It’s a beautiful tradition. For 30 years, Amélie Nothomb has been slipping into the shelves of bookstores at the end of each summer literary season, as well as at the head of the gondola of large commercial surfaces. This “new Nothomb”, with a very basic title (which is quite rare), The Book of Sisters, runs on nearly 200 pages and, like the others, will settle for a few weeks on the podium of the best sales. It is thus, it is Nothomb!

1660903174 794 Our ten essential novels for the start of the 2022And this 2022 delivery is of the highest standard, no offense to the few despairing nobliaux of French-speaking letters, who decry “a toxic relationship between Amélie Nothomb and her readers”. This story of sisters – which surely echoes the close relationship that the author has with her sister, Juliette – opens with a couple, Nora and Florent. They get married and have a first child, Tristane. A little girl with extraordinarily developed intellectual abilities, but eternal “dull little girl”.

The parents hardly take care of her and start a second child so that the little one is not alone. Laëtitia will come: “Two planets aligned themselves so exactly that arose, audible for these children alone, a music that was never to be muffled”, writes Nothomb… Over the months and years, Tristane imagines President of the Republic but will be embraced, almost by force, by her younger sister, who bombards her as a bass player in her rock group.

There is also Cosette, the poverty-stricken cousin whom Tristane took care of like a sister. A great technician in the art of storytelling, Amélie Nothomb is still causing a stir, far from the pitiful descents that we are sold as the ultimate literature.

Free Loveby Tessa Hadley (Books)

1660903174 114 Our ten essential novels for the start of the 2022In the eighth novel by Tessa Hadley, master in “the art of exploring the complex web of married, romantic and sentimental lives of her contemporaries”, assures her publisher, we discover, in England in the 1960s, Phyllis, the forty, pretty, married and in love with Nicholas, the young son of her husband’s friends.

She leaves the marital home and, although she admits that her lover is not the man she imagined, becomes pregnant. Keep the child, will be happy to raise it… This story, we have read and reread it, but here, Tessa Hadley succeeds in the perfect mix between Ibsen and Betty Friedan. It is a great book on the female condition, the discovery of the right to enjoyment and maternity, throwing taboos away.

The trade of elongatedby Alain Mabanckou (Seuil)

1660903174 760 Our ten essential novels for the start of the 2022Alain Mabanckou can’t stand still, but finds the time to write. The travel writer offers himself a return to Pointe-Noire, his native land, in the form of a politico-social fable. The inspired Mabanckou is a magnificent storyteller, who depicts the adventures of Liwa Ewakingaï, a young Congolese whose name means “who defies death”.

That evening, he had made himself handsome as a god, undermined in the hope of conquering a beautiful woman in the discotheque; that evening, he died… A few days later, at the cemetery for the poor in the city, the “Frère-Lachaise”, he made the discovery of life. The dead are very human there: a HRD, a rock musician, the “Woman-Raven”… A salutary text which elegantly reminds us that even in death, the class struggle continues.

Who will remember Phily-Jo?by Marcus Malta (Zulma)

1660903174 33 Our ten essential novels for the start of the 2022Who will remember Phily-Jo?the new novel by the ever-relevant Marcus Malte, once again puts the reader’s nerves to the test, worn out, but the author never abusing the mechanics at the Usual Suspects. The Phily-Jo of the title is an inventor who developed the FreePow, a free energy machine. Phily-Jo died suddenly.

His family and his followers want to know: murder or suicide? Could there have been a conspiracy led by big capital so anxious to annihilate any project, any achievement promoting humanist progress? In 570 pages leading to the oil fields and death row of Texas, Marcus Malte unrolls a novel that looks like nesting dolls. Wildly caustic, irresistibly gripping.

Make the earth shatter soonby Karl Marlantes (Calmann-Lévy)

1660903174 35 Our ten essential novels for the start of the 2022It is the historical and family fresco of this literary season. Throughout its 608 pages, Karl Marlantes, 77, unfolds a journey between the end of the 19e century and 1969, from Finland to the United States. A dive into the Finnish diaspora with three siblings. Threatened by conscription into the Russian army, the eldest, Ilmari, fled to America to work with Finnish loggers in Oregon.

Matti, he discovers the political commitment to the Russian power and then to the American bosses, while their sister, the impetuous Aino, organizes the bases of a union and leads violently repressed strikes. The American writer pays homage to the heroes of the all-possible and offers a song to the glory of a forest ravaged by human madness…

The crush: Recitativeby Toni Morrison (Christian Bourgois)

Adorned with numerous prizes, including a Pulitzer (1988) and a Nobel Prize in Literature (1993), Toni Morrison, a free and rebellious writer who died in 2019, at the age of 88, wrote essential novels and a single novella, which comes out this fall. literary: Recitative, a short story of a hundred pages written in 1983. The author plays with readers, taking them on uncertain paths, slipping in details that may suggest that… but quickly, others arise to maintain the questioning . This is the hidden color book.

1660903174 724 Our ten essential novels for the start of the 2022Who is who ? Two 8-year-old girls, Twyla and Roberta, meet in an orphanage and are inseparable for four months, apart from the group of grown-ups with monster behavior. Twyla’s mother likes to dance all night, Roberta’s is rather preppy… “We behaved like separated sisters for far too long. Those four brief months were nothing in time. Maybe it was the thing itself: just being there together.

Two little girls who knew what no one else in the world knew: how not to ask questions,” writes the author. Years later, the two women meet by chance. One, who has become a waitress, is happy with this reunion; the other shows some embarrassment, she is “well married” in the “upper class”. Who is the White? The black ?

Toni Morrison knows better than anyone that when it comes to race, memory is a difficult thing to handle. Here, she brings to light the faults and prejudices of a society confronted with a profound evil. Casually, constantly playing with the unsaid, Recitative is a monument of anti-racist literature. The huge crush of this summer 2022.

Jefferson does his bestby Jean-Claude Mourlevat (Gallimard Youth)

1660903175 49 Our ten essential novels for the start of the 2022Categorical, Jean-Claude Mourlevat calls himself “simply a storyteller”. The 2021 winner of the Astrid-Lindgren Memorial Prize – the Nobel for Children’s Literature – has imagined a new adventure for Jefferson the hedgehog and his pal Gilbert, the pig, four years after the memorable Ballardeau expedition.

Gilbert announces to Jefferson that their friend Simone, the depressed rabbit suffering from chronic loneliness, has disappeared… They embark on the investigation and discover that each month, a large sum is withdrawn from Simone’s account.

Could there be a cult case down there? Jean-Claude Mourlevat curries humans who are greedy and ignorant of their relatives and neighbors in a book that is as cheerful as it is intelligent, half thriller half fable.

Where are you, wonderful world?by Sally Rooney (L’Olivier)

1660903175 847 Our ten essential novels for the start of the 2022Across the Channel, it’s unanimous: Sally Rooney is the most beautiful sensation of Irish letters of the moment. In his third book, between novel and epistolary exchanges – by e-mail! – we follow the writer Alice, in her thirties, who left Dublin for the countryside after stunning success. While she meets Felix on a dating site, Eileen, her best friend, who stayed in Dublin, finds Simon, a childhood friend.

The two women talk every day, about sex, love, money, friendship, politics… About this world which was admirable and which no longer turns round. How can we believe in brighter tomorrows when disaster seems inevitable? A terribly lucid, incandescent text that rings so devilishly true.

We want to give thanks to the author of this write-up for this amazing material

Our ten essential novels for the start of the 2022 school year

Other links: https://awardworld.net/resources/
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For this summer 2022 literary season, 490 novels (31 less than last year) are expected by the end of October. As every year, reading delights in sight. Subjectively, The Daily has selected the ten unmissable ones. Good reading !

female dog and wolfby Joffrine Donnadieu (Gallimard)

A writing lesson, which hits and swings. The writing sparkles, there is style. We read: “A silence is something to listen to, it is not taken lightly; it breaks in a fraction of a second. A silence between two words is like a pearl in its case. Romy, 20, arrives in Paris with dreams of becoming an actress. To pay for the Florent course, she finds herself in a strip club in Pigalle.

Sex and drugs, all that’s missing is rock’n’roll in this shady world where loneliness is the ordinary way of life. Romy stays with Odette, an 89-year-old spinster. It’s the coexistence of the sequined thong and the crucifix! Dog and wolf tame each other. The impeccable book of the double “I” and, according to Régis Jauffret, “a terrible and fabulous fiction”.

Dog 51by Laurent Gaudé (Actes Sud)

Our ten essential novels for the start of the 2022Varying the pleasures and, therefore, the literary forms, Laurent Gaudé offers himself a detour in the genre of “anticipation against the backdrop of a police investigation”. We follow in the footsteps of Greek cop Zem Sparak, who hangs out in a dark room on the third floor of a popular nightclub in the RedQ district, almost his HQ. High on Okios technology, he rediscovers the Athens of his youth, when his country no longer exists.

Zem is a “dog,” a boarded-up cop whose job is to search Magnapole’s Area 3 in acid rain and searing heat. At daybreak, there is an open body along the sternum. Under the direction of the inspector of zone 2, Zem returns to work and investigates. A high-flying novel, in the hallucinated world of tomorrow.

The event: The Book of Sistersby Amélie Nothomb (Albin Michel)

It’s a beautiful tradition. For 30 years, Amélie Nothomb has been slipping into the shelves of bookstores at the end of each summer literary season, as well as at the head of the gondola of large commercial surfaces. This “new Nothomb”, with a very basic title (which is quite rare), The Book of Sisters, runs on nearly 200 pages and, like the others, will settle for a few weeks on the podium of the best sales. It is thus, it is Nothomb!

1660903174 794 Our ten essential novels for the start of the 2022And this 2022 delivery is of the highest standard, no offense to the few despairing nobliaux of French-speaking letters, who decry “a toxic relationship between Amélie Nothomb and her readers”. This story of sisters – which surely echoes the close relationship that the author has with her sister, Juliette – opens with a couple, Nora and Florent. They get married and have a first child, Tristane. A little girl with extraordinarily developed intellectual abilities, but eternal “dull little girl”.

The parents hardly take care of her and start a second child so that the little one is not alone. Laëtitia will come: “Two planets aligned themselves so exactly that arose, audible for these children alone, a music that was never to be muffled”, writes Nothomb… Over the months and years, Tristane imagines President of the Republic but will be embraced, almost by force, by her younger sister, who bombards her as a bass player in her rock group.

There is also Cosette, the poverty-stricken cousin whom Tristane took care of like a sister. A great technician in the art of storytelling, Amélie Nothomb is still causing a stir, far from the pitiful descents that we are sold as the ultimate literature.

Free Loveby Tessa Hadley (Books)

1660903174 114 Our ten essential novels for the start of the 2022In the eighth novel by Tessa Hadley, master in “the art of exploring the complex web of married, romantic and sentimental lives of her contemporaries”, assures her publisher, we discover, in England in the 1960s, Phyllis, the forty, pretty, married and in love with Nicholas, the young son of her husband’s friends.

She leaves the marital home and, although she admits that her lover is not the man she imagined, becomes pregnant. Keep the child, will be happy to raise it… This story, we have read and reread it, but here, Tessa Hadley succeeds in the perfect mix between Ibsen and Betty Friedan. It is a great book on the female condition, the discovery of the right to enjoyment and maternity, throwing taboos away.

The trade of elongatedby Alain Mabanckou (Seuil)

1660903174 760 Our ten essential novels for the start of the 2022Alain Mabanckou can’t stand still, but finds the time to write. The travel writer offers himself a return to Pointe-Noire, his native land, in the form of a politico-social fable. The inspired Mabanckou is a magnificent storyteller, who depicts the adventures of Liwa Ewakingaï, a young Congolese whose name means “who defies death”.

That evening, he had made himself handsome as a god, undermined in the hope of conquering a beautiful woman in the discotheque; that evening, he died… A few days later, at the cemetery for the poor in the city, the “Frère-Lachaise”, he made the discovery of life. The dead are very human there: a HRD, a rock musician, the “Woman-Raven”… A salutary text which elegantly reminds us that even in death, the class struggle continues.

Who will remember Phily-Jo?by Marcus Malta (Zulma)

1660903174 33 Our ten essential novels for the start of the 2022Who will remember Phily-Jo?the new novel by the ever-relevant Marcus Malte, once again puts the reader’s nerves to the test, worn out, but the author never abusing the mechanics at the Usual Suspects. The Phily-Jo of the title is an inventor who developed the FreePow, a free energy machine. Phily-Jo died suddenly.

His family and his followers want to know: murder or suicide? Could there have been a conspiracy led by big capital so anxious to annihilate any project, any achievement promoting humanist progress? In 570 pages leading to the oil fields and death row of Texas, Marcus Malte unrolls a novel that looks like nesting dolls. Wildly caustic, irresistibly gripping.

Make the earth shatter soonby Karl Marlantes (Calmann-Lévy)

1660903174 35 Our ten essential novels for the start of the 2022It is the historical and family fresco of this literary season. Throughout its 608 pages, Karl Marlantes, 77, unfolds a journey between the end of the 19e century and 1969, from Finland to the United States. A dive into the Finnish diaspora with three siblings. Threatened by conscription into the Russian army, the eldest, Ilmari, fled to America to work with Finnish loggers in Oregon.

Matti, he discovers the political commitment to the Russian power and then to the American bosses, while their sister, the impetuous Aino, organizes the bases of a union and leads violently repressed strikes. The American writer pays homage to the heroes of the all-possible and offers a song to the glory of a forest ravaged by human madness…

The crush: Recitativeby Toni Morrison (Christian Bourgois)

Adorned with numerous prizes, including a Pulitzer (1988) and a Nobel Prize in Literature (1993), Toni Morrison, a free and rebellious writer who died in 2019, at the age of 88, wrote essential novels and a single novella, which comes out this fall. literary: Recitative, a short story of a hundred pages written in 1983. The author plays with readers, taking them on uncertain paths, slipping in details that may suggest that… but quickly, others arise to maintain the questioning . This is the hidden color book.

1660903174 724 Our ten essential novels for the start of the 2022Who is who ? Two 8-year-old girls, Twyla and Roberta, meet in an orphanage and are inseparable for four months, apart from the group of grown-ups with monster behavior. Twyla’s mother likes to dance all night, Roberta’s is rather preppy… “We behaved like separated sisters for far too long. Those four brief months were nothing in time. Maybe it was the thing itself: just being there together.

Two little girls who knew what no one else in the world knew: how not to ask questions,” writes the author. Years later, the two women meet by chance. One, who has become a waitress, is happy with this reunion; the other shows some embarrassment, she is “well married” in the “upper class”. Who is the White? The black ?

Toni Morrison knows better than anyone that when it comes to race, memory is a difficult thing to handle. Here, she brings to light the faults and prejudices of a society confronted with a profound evil. Casually, constantly playing with the unsaid, Recitative is a monument of anti-racist literature. The huge crush of this summer 2022.

Jefferson does his bestby Jean-Claude Mourlevat (Gallimard Youth)

1660903175 49 Our ten essential novels for the start of the 2022Categorical, Jean-Claude Mourlevat calls himself “simply a storyteller”. The 2021 winner of the Astrid-Lindgren Memorial Prize – the Nobel for Children’s Literature – has imagined a new adventure for Jefferson the hedgehog and his pal Gilbert, the pig, four years after the memorable Ballardeau expedition.

Gilbert announces to Jefferson that their friend Simone, the depressed rabbit suffering from chronic loneliness, has disappeared… They embark on the investigation and discover that each month, a large sum is withdrawn from Simone’s account.

Could there be a cult case down there? Jean-Claude Mourlevat curries humans who are greedy and ignorant of their relatives and neighbors in a book that is as cheerful as it is intelligent, half thriller half fable.

Where are you, wonderful world?by Sally Rooney (L’Olivier)

1660903175 847 Our ten essential novels for the start of the 2022Across the Channel, it’s unanimous: Sally Rooney is the most beautiful sensation of Irish letters of the moment. In his third book, between novel and epistolary exchanges – by e-mail! – we follow the writer Alice, in her thirties, who left Dublin for the countryside after stunning success. While she meets Felix on a dating site, Eileen, her best friend, who stayed in Dublin, finds Simon, a childhood friend.

The two women talk every day, about sex, love, money, friendship, politics… About this world which was admirable and which no longer turns round. How can we believe in brighter tomorrows when disaster seems inevitable? A terribly lucid, incandescent text that rings so devilishly true.

We want to give thanks to the author of this write-up for this amazing material

Our ten essential novels for the start of the 2022 school year

Other links: https://awardworld.net/resources/
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(by Mauretta Capuano) (ANSA) – ROME, AUGUST 18 – Unpublished in Italy by literary stars such as Margaret Atwood, Michel Houellebecq and the queen of thriller Patricia Highsmith, whose ‘Diari’ (La nave di Teseo) is due to be released in September simultaneously the United States and the United Kingdom. And there is the new novel “Melancolia” (The Ship of Theseus) by multiple Nobel Prize nominee Mircea Cărtărescu, which will tell us about great themes such as fear of change, loneliness, love and will be present at the Festivaletteratura di Mantua. Autumn begins in the bookstore with many essential titles by foreign authors, many of whom will be invited to Italy in the most important literary festivals.

In the novel “Ponte alle Grazie”, Atwood forcefully depicts a love triangle and the walls in which we lock ourselves. In the collection of writings and caustic reflections “Interventi” (La nave di Teseo), published in French newspapers and magazines, Houellebecq tells us about the world in which we live, the readings and visions that speak of it, technology and conformism.

Among the most awaited are also the memoirs of the poet Carmen Yáñez, wife of Luis Sepúlveda, “A love out of time” (Guanda), the story of a long and intense bond. Unpublished until recently, the surprising first collection of Wisława Szymborska, “Black Song”, appears in Adelphi’s small library, and comes the Kafka that no one has ever seen in the book “Kafka’s drawings” (still Adelphi), with a note by Roberto Calasso, published in Germany in 2021.

Then there’s the fictional debut of great American director and producer Michael Mann with the novel Heat 2 (HarperCollins), co-written with bestselling thriller writer Meg Gardiner and based on her cult film Heat The Challenge.

Emmanuel Carrère’s journey through the mind of Philip K. Dick returns in the Adelphi I Live Thou Art Dead (Adelphi), published in 1993, in which the reader is presented with a fresco using autobiographical fragments clearly present in the writings of Dick and alarming considering the visions of which he was the author and the victim. And we find with a strange and shocking novel “The Matrix” (Bompiani) Lauren Groff, the author of “Fate and Fury”, who will be in Italy in September. In Tommaso Pincio’s translation, the book takes us to the heart of a medieval monastery, to an all-female utopia.

Christoph Ransmayr comes to the Mantua Literature Festival (September 7-11) with his new novel which, in “The Master of the Waterfall” (Feltrinelli), tells the story of a son’s journey in search of his father in a world devastated by climate change. One of Israel’s greatest authors will also be in Mantua, Zeruya Shalev, with “Stupore” (Feltrinelli), the story of two women, Atara and Rachel, of family ties, feelings of guilt and the founding of Israel and the great Nigerian writer Ben Okri with a new edition of La via della fame (La nave di Teseo), which won him the 1991 Booker Prize. ) Olivier Norek, whom he uses for the plots of his blacks from his experience in the police. In the award-winning new novel, he tells the story of a captain of the Paris anti-drug squad who is sent to a small town in southern France after his face is disfigured by a drug dealer.

From the 2020 Booker Prize winner Douglas Stuart, here is the profound and moving story of the dangerous first love between two young men in The Young Mungo (Mondadori). Among the new releases “The Love Songs of Wood Place” (Guanda) by writer and poet Honorée Fanonne Jeffers, with a black protagonist who, with the tone and power of myth, tells her personal story and that of her ancestors; “The Perfume Thief” (Garzanti) by Timothy Schaffert, the best Lgbtq book of 2021 for Oprah Daily, and “Domani a thisora” (Neri Pozza) by Emma Straub, which reverses the cliché of time travel.

Debuts include “Whole Whole” (Einaudi) by Rwandan Espérance Hakuzwimana, adopted by an Italian family, “Terra comune” (Einaudi) by Naomi Ishiguro, daughter of Nobel Prize winner Kazuo Ishiguro, and Erin Litteken’s debut with Girasoli di kyiv” (Piemme), in which the tragic history of Ukraine reflects what is happening today. (HAND).

We want to say thanks to the writer of this write-up for this awesome web content

Atwood unpublished in Italy and Cartarescu among the autumn books – Libri – Romandie-guide

Other links: https://awardworld.net/resources/
" } ["summary"]=> string(750) "(by Mauretta Capuano) (ANSA) – ROME, AUGUST 18 – Unpublished in Italy by literary stars such as Margaret Atwood, Michel Houellebecq and the queen of thriller Patricia Highsmith, whose ‘Diari’ (La nave di Teseo) is due to be released in September simultaneously the United States and the United Kingdom. And there is the new novel ... Read more" ["atom_content"]=> string(5796) "

(by Mauretta Capuano) (ANSA) – ROME, AUGUST 18 – Unpublished in Italy by literary stars such as Margaret Atwood, Michel Houellebecq and the queen of thriller Patricia Highsmith, whose ‘Diari’ (La nave di Teseo) is due to be released in September simultaneously the United States and the United Kingdom. And there is the new novel “Melancolia” (The Ship of Theseus) by multiple Nobel Prize nominee Mircea Cărtărescu, which will tell us about great themes such as fear of change, loneliness, love and will be present at the Festivaletteratura di Mantua. Autumn begins in the bookstore with many essential titles by foreign authors, many of whom will be invited to Italy in the most important literary festivals.

In the novel “Ponte alle Grazie”, Atwood forcefully depicts a love triangle and the walls in which we lock ourselves. In the collection of writings and caustic reflections “Interventi” (La nave di Teseo), published in French newspapers and magazines, Houellebecq tells us about the world in which we live, the readings and visions that speak of it, technology and conformism.

Among the most awaited are also the memoirs of the poet Carmen Yáñez, wife of Luis Sepúlveda, “A love out of time” (Guanda), the story of a long and intense bond. Unpublished until recently, the surprising first collection of Wisława Szymborska, “Black Song”, appears in Adelphi’s small library, and comes the Kafka that no one has ever seen in the book “Kafka’s drawings” (still Adelphi), with a note by Roberto Calasso, published in Germany in 2021.

Then there’s the fictional debut of great American director and producer Michael Mann with the novel Heat 2 (HarperCollins), co-written with bestselling thriller writer Meg Gardiner and based on her cult film Heat The Challenge.

Emmanuel Carrère’s journey through the mind of Philip K. Dick returns in the Adelphi I Live Thou Art Dead (Adelphi), published in 1993, in which the reader is presented with a fresco using autobiographical fragments clearly present in the writings of Dick and alarming considering the visions of which he was the author and the victim. And we find with a strange and shocking novel “The Matrix” (Bompiani) Lauren Groff, the author of “Fate and Fury”, who will be in Italy in September. In Tommaso Pincio’s translation, the book takes us to the heart of a medieval monastery, to an all-female utopia.

Christoph Ransmayr comes to the Mantua Literature Festival (September 7-11) with his new novel which, in “The Master of the Waterfall” (Feltrinelli), tells the story of a son’s journey in search of his father in a world devastated by climate change. One of Israel’s greatest authors will also be in Mantua, Zeruya Shalev, with “Stupore” (Feltrinelli), the story of two women, Atara and Rachel, of family ties, feelings of guilt and the founding of Israel and the great Nigerian writer Ben Okri with a new edition of La via della fame (La nave di Teseo), which won him the 1991 Booker Prize. ) Olivier Norek, whom he uses for the plots of his blacks from his experience in the police. In the award-winning new novel, he tells the story of a captain of the Paris anti-drug squad who is sent to a small town in southern France after his face is disfigured by a drug dealer.

From the 2020 Booker Prize winner Douglas Stuart, here is the profound and moving story of the dangerous first love between two young men in The Young Mungo (Mondadori). Among the new releases “The Love Songs of Wood Place” (Guanda) by writer and poet Honorée Fanonne Jeffers, with a black protagonist who, with the tone and power of myth, tells her personal story and that of her ancestors; “The Perfume Thief” (Garzanti) by Timothy Schaffert, the best Lgbtq book of 2021 for Oprah Daily, and “Domani a thisora” (Neri Pozza) by Emma Straub, which reverses the cliché of time travel.

Debuts include “Whole Whole” (Einaudi) by Rwandan Espérance Hakuzwimana, adopted by an Italian family, “Terra comune” (Einaudi) by Naomi Ishiguro, daughter of Nobel Prize winner Kazuo Ishiguro, and Erin Litteken’s debut with Girasoli di kyiv” (Piemme), in which the tragic history of Ukraine reflects what is happening today. (HAND).

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Gabriel Garcia Marquez

by Rafael Lam*

Gabriel García Márquez loved Havana, he was fascinated by the “Babylonian mansions”, the forests of the Almendares River, the mysteries of Old Havana and some suburban neighborhoods of the port that he wanted to know and could not due to lack of time.

In those places I used to taste a little sip of Havana Club rum while enjoying those complaining Victrola boleros, like a Greek or Latin tragedy that characterizes us.

We all knew that the Nobel Prize winner was not a lover of interviews, he had an aversion to them, he only granted some commitments, respecting the job that he himself had assumed since his youth.

Garcia Marquez in Havana Photos

Garcia Marquez with Aidee Santamaria

He preferred to dialogue, give his opinion, encourage the interviewers to take the pulse of a conversation. My method was always simple: provoke an opinion about Cuban music.

Every good Colombian likes to demonstrate their knowledge of Cuban music, in that they are indisputable. “If I get into that roll I never finish. They say that you live where you have his books, but I live where I keep my records, which I have by the thousands. I listen to about two hours of music.

It is what can relax me the most and put me in my tone, I always tell my friends Jiménez, Molina and Restrepo”, he confessed to me. Every year Gabo visited, almost religiously, the Foundation for New Latin American Cinema, as part of his Havana Festival. As soon as he got out of the car he scolded him: Are you up to date with the latest in Cuban music?

“In the last stage of my life –he answers- I was always aware of everything, now I am immersed in my biography, but in my good times I always came to enjoy tasty Cuban music. Sometimes I look for records of orchestras or ensembles that I listen to at carnivals or parties and I can’t find them, what a pity that many in Cuba don’t know the best music that is made here every day!”.

He knew about the Big Island of the Caribbean, from his youth: “we knew that Cuba had been the most cultured colony in Spain, the only truly cultured, and that the tradition of literary gatherings was proverbial.”

And he treasured many data from the Cuban capital from the stage in which he shared with the poet Nicolás Guillén in Paris in 1959.

“Guillén painted us a panorama of the Cuba of those times… He would get up very early, like in Camagüey, open the window and shout the latest news in Cuba and in all of Latin America. On one of those occasions, on January 1, 1959, he shouted a unique piece of news: “The man fell!” The man was the then president Fulgencio Batista”.

1660899563 308 Garcia Marquez in Havana Photos

Fidel Castro, foundation of the Prensa Latina Agency

Gabriel arrives in Havana for the first time a few days later, on January 18, after a series of ups and downs and called by Operation Truth, a massive conference with intellectuals called by Commander Fidel Castro, which gave rise to the founding of the Latin American News Agency Prensa Latina (June 16 of that year).

The rush was so great that the man from Barranquilla came without any document, quite an adventure. “I arrived in Havana in the first two weeks of 1959, after learning about the Revolution party in Cuba.”

One of the first questions I asked Gabo was about the music he listened to in those days in the big city.

“Boy, in those days the only thing that was played everywhere was the song composed by Daniel Santos, Sierra Maestra”, which he wrote in 1957 and had to record it in New York, because nobody wanted to record it for him, and there, a madman who did not believe nor in the electric light, it was recorded”.

Gabriel sings the song trying to imitate the nasal voice of Daniel Santos: ¨Sierra Maestra, glorious mountain of Cuba, where the Cubans who want to defend it fight, a militia whim, who must not back down, because they have there under protection, the force to beat. /// But if a Venezuelan, as I see it, could break his chains, he could break his yoke. A Cuban can also do it, the union cannot lose¨.

1660899563 680 Garcia Marquez in Havana Photos

Garcia Marquez, Silvio Rodriguez and Aidee Santamaría

I kept asking him about the music that was heard in the party city, “at the Hit Parade there was Mario Suárez from abroad with the tune I have a wounded feeling; from Caracas Héctor Cabrera, with The chogüí bird; Benny Moré, You dropped tobacco, alluding to Batista, and later on, La Lupe, by Juan Almeida, sung by Amelita Frades.

Finally Gabriel tells me what life was like for journalists in Havana in those days: “Havana was a phenomenal party. In Havana the party was at its peak. There were splendid women singing on the balconies, music everywhere. The city was still like a sanctuary.”

At that time, newspapers were published at night. It was the bohemian; finish at one in the morning in the newspaper, then write a poem, a novel until three and then go out to play something or have a beer. When we returned, at dawn, the ladies who were going to mass crossed to the opposite sidewalk thinking that we were drunks that were going to rob them. Going from night to day, to write, was not easy.

Gabriel García Márquez loved Havana, he visited it in almost all events and under any pretext. He felt a fascination for the capital of America that always brought him so many memories.

This is my memory of a Nobel Prize winner who felt love for the Cuban capital, its music and its people. A Colombian who always felt like just another Cuban. (Source: PL)

*Journalist, writer and researcher (Havana, 1946). Author of 15 books dedicated to Cuban music. Member of the Union of Writers and Artists of Cuba (UNEAC).

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" } ["summary"]=> string(546) "Gabriel Garcia Marquez by Rafael Lam* Gabriel García Márquez loved Havana, he was fascinated by the “Babylonian mansions”, the forests of the Almendares River, the mysteries of Old Havana and some suburban neighborhoods of the port that he wanted to know and could not due to lack of time. In those places I used to ... Read more" ["atom_content"]=> string(7385) "

Gabriel Garcia Marquez

by Rafael Lam*

Gabriel García Márquez loved Havana, he was fascinated by the “Babylonian mansions”, the forests of the Almendares River, the mysteries of Old Havana and some suburban neighborhoods of the port that he wanted to know and could not due to lack of time.

In those places I used to taste a little sip of Havana Club rum while enjoying those complaining Victrola boleros, like a Greek or Latin tragedy that characterizes us.

We all knew that the Nobel Prize winner was not a lover of interviews, he had an aversion to them, he only granted some commitments, respecting the job that he himself had assumed since his youth.

Garcia Marquez in Havana Photos

Garcia Marquez with Aidee Santamaria

He preferred to dialogue, give his opinion, encourage the interviewers to take the pulse of a conversation. My method was always simple: provoke an opinion about Cuban music.

Every good Colombian likes to demonstrate their knowledge of Cuban music, in that they are indisputable. “If I get into that roll I never finish. They say that you live where you have his books, but I live where I keep my records, which I have by the thousands. I listen to about two hours of music.

It is what can relax me the most and put me in my tone, I always tell my friends Jiménez, Molina and Restrepo”, he confessed to me. Every year Gabo visited, almost religiously, the Foundation for New Latin American Cinema, as part of his Havana Festival. As soon as he got out of the car he scolded him: Are you up to date with the latest in Cuban music?

“In the last stage of my life –he answers- I was always aware of everything, now I am immersed in my biography, but in my good times I always came to enjoy tasty Cuban music. Sometimes I look for records of orchestras or ensembles that I listen to at carnivals or parties and I can’t find them, what a pity that many in Cuba don’t know the best music that is made here every day!”.

He knew about the Big Island of the Caribbean, from his youth: “we knew that Cuba had been the most cultured colony in Spain, the only truly cultured, and that the tradition of literary gatherings was proverbial.”

And he treasured many data from the Cuban capital from the stage in which he shared with the poet Nicolás Guillén in Paris in 1959.

“Guillén painted us a panorama of the Cuba of those times… He would get up very early, like in Camagüey, open the window and shout the latest news in Cuba and in all of Latin America. On one of those occasions, on January 1, 1959, he shouted a unique piece of news: “The man fell!” The man was the then president Fulgencio Batista”.

1660899563 308 Garcia Marquez in Havana Photos

Fidel Castro, foundation of the Prensa Latina Agency

Gabriel arrives in Havana for the first time a few days later, on January 18, after a series of ups and downs and called by Operation Truth, a massive conference with intellectuals called by Commander Fidel Castro, which gave rise to the founding of the Latin American News Agency Prensa Latina (June 16 of that year).

The rush was so great that the man from Barranquilla came without any document, quite an adventure. “I arrived in Havana in the first two weeks of 1959, after learning about the Revolution party in Cuba.”

One of the first questions I asked Gabo was about the music he listened to in those days in the big city.

“Boy, in those days the only thing that was played everywhere was the song composed by Daniel Santos, Sierra Maestra”, which he wrote in 1957 and had to record it in New York, because nobody wanted to record it for him, and there, a madman who did not believe nor in the electric light, it was recorded”.

Gabriel sings the song trying to imitate the nasal voice of Daniel Santos: ¨Sierra Maestra, glorious mountain of Cuba, where the Cubans who want to defend it fight, a militia whim, who must not back down, because they have there under protection, the force to beat. /// But if a Venezuelan, as I see it, could break his chains, he could break his yoke. A Cuban can also do it, the union cannot lose¨.

1660899563 680 Garcia Marquez in Havana Photos

Garcia Marquez, Silvio Rodriguez and Aidee Santamaría

I kept asking him about the music that was heard in the party city, “at the Hit Parade there was Mario Suárez from abroad with the tune I have a wounded feeling; from Caracas Héctor Cabrera, with The chogüí bird; Benny Moré, You dropped tobacco, alluding to Batista, and later on, La Lupe, by Juan Almeida, sung by Amelita Frades.

Finally Gabriel tells me what life was like for journalists in Havana in those days: “Havana was a phenomenal party. In Havana the party was at its peak. There were splendid women singing on the balconies, music everywhere. The city was still like a sanctuary.”

At that time, newspapers were published at night. It was the bohemian; finish at one in the morning in the newspaper, then write a poem, a novel until three and then go out to play something or have a beer. When we returned, at dawn, the ladies who were going to mass crossed to the opposite sidewalk thinking that we were drunks that were going to rob them. Going from night to day, to write, was not easy.

Gabriel García Márquez loved Havana, he visited it in almost all events and under any pretext. He felt a fascination for the capital of America that always brought him so many memories.

This is my memory of a Nobel Prize winner who felt love for the Cuban capital, its music and its people. A Colombian who always felt like just another Cuban. (Source: PL)

*Journalist, writer and researcher (Havana, 1946). Author of 15 books dedicated to Cuban music. Member of the Union of Writers and Artists of Cuba (UNEAC).

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García Márquez in Havana (+Photos)

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" ["date_timestamp"]=> int(1660899589) } [6]=> array(11) { ["title"]=> string(37) "What is Salman Rushdie the symbol of?" ["link"]=> string(75) "https://awardworld.net/booker-prize/what-is-salman-rushdie-the-symbol-of-2/" ["dc"]=> array(1) { ["creator"]=> string(13) "Daniel Bivins" } ["pubdate"]=> string(31) "Fri, 19 Aug 2022 08:15:07 +0000" ["category"]=> string(31) "Booker PrizeRushdieSalmansymbol" ["guid"]=> string(31) "https://awardworld.net/?p=29559" ["description"]=> string(549) "The town of Chautauqua, located southwest of Buffalo, New York, is known for its summer conferences. It is a place where people come to seek peace and serenity. Salman Rushdie, a great writer and influential intellectual, had already spoken in this context. On Friday, August 12, he was invited to speak on a subject close ... Read more" ["content"]=> array(1) { ["encoded"]=> string(10904) "

The town of Chautauqua, located southwest of Buffalo, New York, is known for its summer conferences. It is a place where people come to seek peace and serenity. Salman Rushdie, a great writer and influential intellectual, had already spoken in this context.

On Friday, August 12, he was invited to speak on a subject close to his heart: the plight of writers in Ukraine and the ethical responsibility of liberal nation-states towards them. Throughout his career, Rushdie has tirelessly championed freedom of expression for writers.

In the audience – around 2,500 people – was Hadi Matar, 24, from New Jersey, who leapt onto the stage and stabbed Rushdie in the neck and abdomen.

The fatwa and the specter of death

More than 30 years ago, on February 14, 1989, 88-year-old Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini, then Iran’s spiritual leader, sentenced Rushdie to death in a fatwa, a legal decision made under prevailing Sharia law. in the country. He was found guilty of blasphemy against the Prophet Muhammad in his novel satanic verses.

His biggest fault? To have suggested that Satan himself had distorted the message delivered by Muhammad to the angel Gabriel. These are, of course, hallucinatory memories of the novel’s seemingly deranged character, Gibreel Farishta. But by equating author and narrator, the fatwa makes Rushdie responsible for a character’s words and actions. And who therefore deserves to be condemned.

Blasphemy against Muhammad is an unforgivable crime in Islam, expressed by the famous Farsi saying:

“Take the liberties you want with Allah; but pay attention to Mahomet”.

Ever since the fatwa issued against him, the specter of death has haunted Rushdie, even though the Iranian government ostensibly withdrew its support for that conviction, but without conceding that a fatwa issued by a qualified scholar of Islam – which was Khomeini – could be revoked. Rushdie himself has not always taken these threats seriously: in recent years he has lived more freely, often without bodyguards.

Although the writer is no longer on a ventilator, his injuries remain serious. As stated his agent Andrew Wylie, he risks losing an eye and perhaps even the use of an arm. He will recover, but it seems unlikely that he will return to being the storyteller of old, as I knew him during my visits to Emory University, Georgia, where for five years, from 2006 to 2011 , he was writer-in-residence, and where his archives were installed.

Exposing the fault lines between East and West

We do not know what motivated Hadi Matar to act like this, but his action cannot be dissociated from the 1989 fatwa, told by the magazine Time in an op-ed titled “Hounded by a Raging Faith: Salman Rushdie’s Novel Opens a Rift Between East and West”.

Rushdie was on the cover of Time on September 15, 2017, when the magazine profiled and praised her new novel, The Golden House. In the portrait dedicated to himRushdie reflects on the consequences of the fatwa and the controversy surrounding the Satanic Verses on how his writings are perceived. The humor in his books was neglected, he explains, and his later works suffered from the “shadow of attack” cast upon the Satanic Verses.

The satanic verses were published over 30 years ago – a few years before the birth of Rushdie’s attacker, Hadi Matar. But the insult to Islam felt by the writer’s detractors seems to have endured.

The ongoing debate over Rushdie (as the op-ed in the Time of 1989 on the fatwa) highlights fault lines between the West and the East which had hitherto remained hidden. These fault lines establish, according to the author’s arguments, a radical difference between artistic responsibility in the West and in the East (the latter being narrowly defined as the Islamic East and what VS Naipaul was calling the nations of the Islamic “converts”).

This discourse of radical difference had already taken root in European humanist scholarship, as Edward Said indicated in his masterful 1979 book, Orientalism. Many have asserted that the satanic verses by Salman Rushdie provided a focal point for the debate – with a tangible object that could be pointed to as the definitive example of Western antagonism to Islam.

For most readers who appreciate the novel’s autonomy as a work of art, this is a misreading, if not misleading, of the relationship between art and history. But as Rushdie’s recent stabbing shows, this reading is still powerful.

Unfortunately, Rushdie is overwhelmingly identified (by some) with anti-Islamic sentiments. It drew attention away from his achievement as the author of some of the best novels written during the 20th century – a great writer whose name is regularly put forward as a potential Nobel laureate in literature.

More than a writer

Salman Rushdie, an Indian Muslim, was born into a secular Muslim home and grew up with books and movies. The long-standing wish of his father, Ahmed Rushdie, was to rearrange the Quran chronologically.

Rushdie was born a few months before India’s independence. The India he knew before he left for the prestigious English Rugby boarding school in 1961 was the indisputably secular country of Nehru. This liberal vision, which India seems to have lost, guided her writing and was the source of inspiration for her second novel, The Midnight Children (1981), which was a spectacular success and won the Booker Prize, and the critical acclaim reserved for his more creative novels, namely Shame (1983), The Moor’s Last Breath (1995), The earth under his feet (1999) and The Enchantress of Florence.

Like another writer from the global Indian diaspora, VS Naipaul, Rushdie had come to the West with the aim of becoming a novelist. The fatwa radically transformed him into something more than a writer: he became a cultural icon representing the importance of a writer’s freedom of expression.

This claim to freedom is different from the general freedom of speech enjoyed by those who live in liberal democracies. The freedom of the writer is of another order. It is a freedom acquired through hard work and artistic excellence. This freedom is conditional: it is not offered to just any writer. It must be won by entering the canon of world literature, but not necessarily according to a European definition of what constitutes literature. Rushdie’s body of work indicates that he has earned it.

But we cannot stop there. Rushdie’s experience also raises the question of how to negotiate this freedom across cultures, especially those governed by carefully defined moral and religious absolutes.

The violent hysteria engendered by Rushdie’s magical treatment of Muhammad in satanic verses was ultimately limited to a small minority. But it is often this small minority that fails to read absolutes allegorically, as they should be.

The Chautauqua assault shouldn’t have happened. But that’s the price art pays periodically, especially when it’s taken as an easy scapegoat to settle complex historical differences.

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By Vijay MishraEmeritus Professor of English and Comparative Literature, Murdoch University.

The original version of this article was published on The Conversation.