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The Miraculous History of China’s two Palace Museums a new book by Mark O’Neill. We meet Mark O’Neill at ...

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There is without any doubt great truth in a sentence, which is very dear to me, from William ...

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Immigration. It is a word on everyone's lips that today more than ever is taking on different meanings, ...

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He deceived them all. And they, like fools kneeling before his big eyes, nodded in unison. After his ...

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by Gianni CrivellerBOOKS DO MORE THAN WORDS

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The story of an inspiring and important friendship, the one between the Italian scientist – missionary Matteo Ricci ...

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My friend Stacilee Ford, a historian at the University of Hong Kong, has published a book which she ...

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by Georges M. HalpernTHE CASE FOR PLEASURE

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Time and the Dao –  “Time is a created thing. To say ‘I don’t have time,’ is like ...

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Apple has recently announced ResearchKit, a platform where patients can share their health data and contribute to research ...

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by Juan José MoralesREADING FROM EAST TO WEST

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Billie Holiday (1915-1959), one of the greatest jazz singers of all times would have turned 100 years on ...

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I used to think in essentialised terms – East, West. I internalised the cultural self-representation imposed by friendly ...

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I would like to draw your attention to the following article by Fabio Canessa, which concerns a new ...

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WE MADE IT!!

WE RAISED USD 3,150!

 

B39 is proud to announce that it has achieved its fundraising goal.

We are now set to create a great documentary movie on
Father Gaetano Nicosia.

You will soon receive our updates on this amazing project.

THANK YOU TO ALL OUR SPONSORS FOR THEIR INVALUABLE HELP!

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Happened in Sardinia!

The City University of Hong Kong, Department of English, and B39 organized a writing retreat in Sardinia in October 2014, which featured the work of Nobel prize author Grazia Deledda.

CELEBRATING GRAZIA DELEDDA The Galtellì Literary Prize

The village of Galtellì, Sardinia, is launching an international prose contest dedicated to the great Sardinian writer Grazia Deledda, winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1926, who set her masterpiece Canne al Vento, or Reeds in the Wind, right in Galtellì.

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