This article was originally published on Sounds & Colours here It’s that time of the year again. And by this … More
The monster is not what society has repressed, but what society adheres to
– Peter Evans, 1982
Haunting and ethereal, Victor Erice’s debut El Espiritu de la Colmena (The Spirit of the Beehive) is considered a canonical work in post-war Spanish cinema.
Though set in Quito, Ecuador this languid documentary is more preoccupied with the ghosts of European history and with the ways memory of sin and suffering unite a 98-year old Jewish émigré and a young Austrian director.
This article was originally published on EUI Times here Myth and memory are the foundation stones of the modern … More
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This article was originally published on EUI Times here. Is the world safer for women now than one hundred years … More
This article was originally published on EUI Times here A recent arrival to the EUI and RSCAS as a Joint Chair … More