Pizza, Pasta, Mafia & Terrorism

Pizza, Pasta, Mafia & Terrorism

by Luna Brozzi • 5 Dec 2008 1 Commento »

“Boom”
“Terrorista”

What are these? Nicknames attributed to me by some of my fellow colleagues. Why? Because I’m half Syrian. I knew that they were joking when they used these nicknames but the fact that these are the words they chose to…


“Ramadan Kareem!”

“Ramadan Kareem!”

by Luna Brozzi • 2 Sep 2008 5 Commenti »

(Translation: Ramadan is Generous)

More than one billion Muslims around the world are exchanging this salute these days.
September 1st, 2008 marked the beginning of Ramadan, the ninth month of the Islamic Calendar, the most blessed month of the year. Ramadan is…


Portrait of a paralytic decadence

Portrait of a paralytic decadence

by Matteo Incisa • 18 Apr 2008 1 Commento »

Many Italians keep thinking France as something necessarily ‘bigger and more important’ (in what, specifically, is not exactly clear). Thus, they automatically recognize to the neighbouring country a sort of ‘superior role’ out in the world and in Europe. While…