Monthly Archives: November 2013

FIL Guadalajara 2013

“La poesía ama las palabras , debe amarlas, debe reconocer y encontrar en ellas la memoria de la plena realidad existencial” “(las palabras) en cada lengua tienen una historia que les hace reencontrar el mundo fundamental con ojos que cambian … Continue reading

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Elena Poniatowska, premio Cervantes 2013

¡Queremos felicitar a Elena Poniatowska por el premio  Cervantes de Literatura que acaba de ganar y que otorga el Estado español y viene acompañado de 125 mil euros! Elena Poniatowska se convirtió  en la primera mujer mexicana y en la … Continue reading

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Gaetano Donizetti

“Ah, by Bacchus, with this aria I shall receive universal applause. People will say to me, “Bravo maestro!”    Gaetano Donizetti.       Gaetano Donizetti was an Italian composer from Bergamo, Lombardy. His best-known works are the operas L’elisir d’amore … Continue reading

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A Tribute to Roy Scheider

A Tribute to Roy Scheider Roy Richard Scheider  was born on November 10, 1932, he was an American actor and amateur boxer. He was best known for his leading role as Police Chief Martin C. Brody in the first two … Continue reading

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Jorge Ibargüengoitia, 30 Aniversario Luctuoso (1928-1983)

Este 27 de Noviembre del 2013 se cumple el 30 Aniversario luctuoso de Jorge Ibargüengoitia. Jorge Ibargüengoitia murió en un accidente aéreo  ocurrido en Madrid, un día como hoy pero de hace 30 años. Tras el inesperado desplome del Boeing … Continue reading

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Remembering Larry Hagman

On November 23, we conmemorated the first anniversary of the death of the extraordinary actor Larry Hagman. Larry Hagman was a huge iconic legend of television and not only in the United States but also around the world. He made … Continue reading

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Benjamin Britten Centenary

Today, November 22 of 2013, we are celebrating Benjamin Britten’s Centenary.     Not only in Great Britain but also in many countries around the world are celebrating Britten’s 100 years. And I have to mention that today is also … Continue reading

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Ernesto de la Peña

“Tuve la gran suerte de nacer en una biblioteca”. Ernesto de la Peña. Un homenaje al extraordinario erudito, humanista, académico, filólogo, poeta, traductor y políglota Ernesto de la Peña. Ernesto de la Peña era el hombre más culto, erudito y … Continue reading

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José Saramago

Narrador, escritor, poeta, dramaturgo, periodista y ensayista Portugués, premio Nobel de Literatura en 1998. Nacido en el seno de una familia de labradores y artesanos el 16 de Noviembre de 1922, José Saramago creció en un barrio popular de Lisboa. … Continue reading

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Doris Lessing (1919-2013)

Today, November 17, 2013, Doris Lessing, Nobel Prize of Literature 2007, one of the most important writers of the 20th century, has passed away at age 94. Doris Lessing, Nobel Prize of Literature 2007.   Doris Lessing wrote more of … Continue reading

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