Black and white

White pages And dark lines Mixed with entities That I can’t define But they show in front of me Telling me how to live In a black page Don’t forget to read my book “The shadow through” on Wattpad, especially if you want to read more poems!   Ai miei lettori italiani. Vi andrebbe di […]

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Leonardo Da Vinci

Leonardo da Vinci was an Italian painter, draftsman, sculptor, architect, and engineer. Leonardo’s parents were unmarried at the time of his birth. His father, Ser Piero, was a Florentine notary and landlord, and his mother, Caterina, was a young peasant woman who shortly thereafter married an artisan. Leonardo grew up on his father’s family’s estate, where he […]

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L’Europa Centro-Orientale nel basso Medioevo

L’epica cortese. La fioritura dell’epica cortese è opera di tre maestri: Hartmann von Aue, Wolfram von Eschenbach e Gotfried Von Strassburg. Il primo scrisse l’Erec e l’Iwein, tradotti e rielaborati dagli omonimi testi di Chrétien de Troyes. Egli compone inoltre due poemi di tipo religioso: il Gregorius e L’infelice Enrico. Eschenbach, poeta alla corte di Iangravio Ermanno di Turingia,  completa […]

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Giovanni Boccaccio

Boccaccio was the son of a Tuscan merchant, Boccaccio di Chellino (called Boccaccino), and a mother who was probably French. He passed his early childhood rather unhappily in Florence. His father had no sympathy for Boccaccio’s literary inclinations and sent him, not later than 1328, to Naples to learn business, probably in an office of […]

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