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La pretesa del libro è quella di riuscire a dire tutto in 140 caratteri: il limite affermatosi con "Twitter". Gli 8 capitoli che lo compongono seguono un percorso dall'individuo all'infinito, attraverso la famiglia, la società, lo stato e la fede. Vengono analizzati i vizi che avvelenano l'esistenza e i rapporti fra le persone; ma non manca, celata fra le righe, una visione più fiduciosa. Illustrano la raccolta 8 caratteri calligrafici cinesi.
About the Author: Ho cominciato a scrivere poesie nei tardi anni '80. Poi ho scoperto la letteratura americana grazie all'antologia "Americana" di Elio Vittorini, ristampata da Bompiani in quegli anni. Mi piaceva quel linguaggio diretto, di forte impatto, fatto di frasi concise, in successione, una dopo l'altra. Risalgono ad allora due romanzi brevi rimasti inediti. Col nuovo millennio scoprii la poesia tradizionale giapponese: gli haiku. Poesie brevi, di tre versi, 5, 7, 5, sillabe: 17 sillabe in tutto. Leggevo Basho, Ryokan, Shiki, Issa, Buson, ma in traduzione le sillabe erano ben più di 17 e questo non mi soddisfaceva, così cominciai a scriverne anch'io. Gli haiku erano una specie di personalissimo diario con cui annotavo, in quella forma concisa, ciò che vedevo e che in qualche modo mi affascinava e mi colpiva. Ho cominciato a pubblicare haiku nel 2013 per LibertàEdizioni. Nel 2016 ho scoperto il self publishing e sono approdato a CreateSpace pubblicandovi haiku, poesie, racconti brevi e brevissimi, aforismi e un libro dedicato al tangram.

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Product Details
  • ISBN-13: 9781530523887
  • Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
  • Publisher Imprint: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
  • Height: 229 mm
  • No of Pages: 128
  • Series Title: Italian
  • Sub Title: Aforismi
  • Width: 152 mm
  • ISBN-10: 1530523885
  • Publisher Date: 24 Feb 2016
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Language: Italian
  • Returnable: N
  • Spine Width: 7 mm
  • Weight: 181 gr

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