The Moon in Italian Literature

«Those who love the Moon are not satisfied with contemplating it as a conventional image. They want to enter into a closer relationship with it, they want to see more in the Moon, they want the Moon to say more» Italo Calvino A reality understood by Galileo Galilei, following Armstrong’s landing, the Moon became something […]

The Moon in foreign literature

  Crazy is the man who speaks to the moon. Fool who does not heed. (William Shakespeare) Over the centuries, the moon has always been a source of inspiration for artists, philosophers and poets. Until the Apollo 11 mission allowed man to land on the Moon in July 1969, the human imagination took shape in […]