The red of the thousand years

It was a “long century”, the nineteenth century according to historian Eric J. Hobsbawm that considers the twentieth-century a “short century”. The nineteenth century is “The Age of Capital” and “The Age of Empire”. It’s the first century of the “industrial revolution” of  the ‘ heyday of the West’ with the “belle époque” that the British historian closes in 1914, from which starts in the subjectivity of the periodization '900 the “short century”.


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Finally online the new site www.inarime.it for the sale of all products by Ischia News!
Occasion, unique and definitive to grab both individual issues that entire past collections of the Magazine "Ischia News & Eventi" , the guide of Ischia.it and Wine Ways and flavors of Ischia and again, a selection of photographic prints (posters) that portray the island of Ischia in scenarios of enchanting beauty.


Love it to recount

Planting trees, taking care for them, preventing them from being cut or destroyed by fire: a concrete and positive environmental commitment as to separate and recycle waste or to limit the pollution of air and water. Yet it is often seen as a form of sentimentality, the defense of beautiful but useless “things”. Too often, it is said, like Brecht, that these times are too hard to think about the trees. But is it true? Let’s see.


The screen on the Castle

In the most attractive place that, as Wladimiro Frenkel wrote in 1934, “sums up the prehistoric and historic life of the island of Ischia and preserves and passes on the lasting memory and that for five centuries - from the sixteenth to the nineteenth - has been the scene of the glories of the nobility and oppression of the schemes, the Aragonese Castle, will be held from June 29 to July 6, 2013, the eleventh edition of the Ischia Film Festival, the only international competition dedicated to the film locations.

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A garden in the middle of the Sea

”Suffice it to have a garden and a library to be fully happy”. A wise man said and maybe heard directly. But what does the expression “fully happy” means? The saying does not specify the meaning because its content is subjective ... the garden and the library become a whole that cannot be divided: complementary each other... both are equally irreplaceable in their function. The garden and the library are a unique need for those who wish, at least, a bit of faith, but most of all are able to find the conditions ...

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The cinema and the art by Aleksandr Sokurov

It is difficult to speak about an author like Aleksandr Sokurov. His cinema is cultural, complex and subtly ambiguous, in which even the liturgical slow becomes art and style. A cinema that asks a lot to the viewer: avoiding the account in favor of the staging, worshiping the author and bestowing merits, loving hermeticism and not surrendering to the fatal beauty of the images. Is it worth it?

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Info on Ischia island

  • Surface: 46 Kmq
  • Hight: 789 mt
  • Lat.: 40° 44',82 N
  • Long.: 13° 56',58 E
  • Periplus: 18 miglia
  • Coasts: 51.2 Km
  • Cities: 6
  • Inhabitants: 58.029


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