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#VEDay70 : amid division between East and West, remembering a hero of #journalism

Where once they celebrated together their World War Two victory as allies, Russia and the West are now staying from each other’s ceremonies. This post reflects on past VE Days in Moscow, and on a journalistic hero, Vassily Grossman. 686 more words

Reporting Conflict

RSA2015 – The InfoSec Landscape with Jeremiah Grossman

In a fascinating and fun conversation, InfoSec luminary, web application expert, TEDx speaker and WhiteHat Security Founder, Jeremiah Grossman explains some of the change occurring within information security. 119 more words


David Grossman - Che Tu Sia Per Me Il Coltello

La mia proverbiale passione per i libri tediosi che sfociava nella denigrazione più completa degli stessi, da un po’ di tempo risulta pigramente assopita.
Forse fortuna, o forse perché di libri brutti ne é piena la mia libreria universitaria e dunque me ne tengo automaticamente alla larga, nell’ultimo periodo mi capitano sottomano dei piccoli capolavori. 582 more words

Tracce Di Me.. ✎

Book Review - Memories of My Melancholy Whores

TITLE: Memories of My Melancholy Whores

AUTHOR: Gabriel Garcia Marquez
TRANSLATED BY: Edith Grossman
FORMAT: Hardback


Originally in Spanish, Memories of My Melancholy Whores tells the story of an old man, starting on the eve of his 90th birthday.  305 more words

Book Reviews

My Secret Affair with Rick Stein

I love a cookery programme, any sort really maybe aside from baking I find them a bit boring if I am honest mainly now because I’m acting gluten-free at home with Harriette I just find them depressing so I give them a wide berth. 451 more words