SOCIETY

Dad’s here.

The taxi parked in front of the house. The woman and children run to the car. The driver has not finished lifting the lid of the trunk when Gertrude has already seized the larger briefcase […]

SOCIETY

Letter VII (Fragments)

[…] As for the other funeral ceremony they call wake, he undoubtedly provides in the midst of his duel so many pleasures, epigrams, loves and even marriages, such as your dances and your European meetings. […]

SOCIETY

The Rite of Details

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry’s everlasting bitch, among other memorable phrases, gives her little prince an unanswerable sentence. The raposa, lends hes to being tamed, affirms to her friend that the heart needs rites. On the other […]

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Jose Martí’s Havana Walk

We will try to take a tour of some of those places that had the privilege of the presence of the distinguished patriot, who for carrying a star on his forehead could only walk it for sixteen years. We will be in places that the historian “did not see”, but that can provide countless epocal data to round out the true history and formative environment of the individual. […]

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Passion, writing and death in jose Martí’s “Diaries”

The iron man, Gomez, doesn’t believe or want to believe Martí’s death. On the 20th he sent Ramón Garriga, the custodian of the Diaries, with a letter addressed to Colonel Ximénes de Sandoval, to find out if “he is killed or lives with serious injury, or whatever.” The colonel “understands” Gomez that, since he is a Freezer like Martí, he is being treated as a brother, not an enemy. […]