Literature & anywhere near
by Ciriaco Offeddu

Home » Entries posted by Ciriaco Offeddu

At-Sunrice, Advancing Culinary Arts and the F&B profession with integrity and meaning

At-Sunrice, Advancing Culinary Arts and the F&B profession with integrity and meaning

Professor Ray Pine, Dean, Faculty of Management and Hospitality Technological & Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong, warmly suggested that I meet Dr Kwan Lui, Founder and Director, At-Sunrice GlobalChef Academy, and visit the splendid facilities of the school in Singapore. I’m delighted to say that the sentiment that At-Sunrice immediately transmits is unique: there […]

The Call of Love by Anne Teoh

The Call of Love by Anne Teoh

Let me first say that I was happy reading The Call of Love, starting from the dedication to “books lovers and especially those living through the 70s”, and the biography of Anne Teoh. I know Penang where she was born very well, and I love Malaysia (the wonderful land that I remember before the crazy […]

From the Singapore Review of Books – Desde Hong Kong

From the Singapore Review of Books – Desde Hong Kong

“An unexpected collection, both in purpose and origin, Desde Hong Kong has turned out to be a surprising achievement. First, the premise: Desde Hong Kong is occasioned by the 2014 centennial celebration of Octavio Paz’s birth. Couched as “poets in conversation with” the great Mexican national poet, it manages to take several cultural and geographical leaps, and draws together […]

Aunt Suelita and the Devil’s Project by Ciriaco Offeddu – Lascar Publishing

Aunt Suelita and the Devil’s Project by Ciriaco Offeddu – Lascar Publishing

Here are the synopses of my novel, in English and Italian. In the same book you will find both versions – English version – This is a non-fiction novel. The background is the recent history of Argentina. The main story follows the lives of the Oberto family’s members, a dynasty that came from Pinamar and […]

The centre and the periphery – “Mezzogiorno, è sempre colpa degli altri?”

The centre and the periphery – “Mezzogiorno, è sempre colpa degli altri?”

Let’s consider a company again, for any type of industry. But let’s imagine that it has a centre, for example a headquarters based in a specified location, and some “peripheries”, which are delocalised factories, area offices and commercial entities here and there. This is a typical configuration, I’d say a basic one, not a large […]

Round up of ‘ Search for Timothy Mo’ : Come back into the fold. The third article by Anne Teoh for Beyond Thirty-Nine

Round up of ‘ Search for Timothy Mo’ : Come back into the fold. The third article by Anne Teoh for Beyond Thirty-Nine

The shouts of several reviewers that “ Timothy Mo is Missing,” led to the research for these three articles. Setting out, it felt like a psych out for the enigmatic writer, with echoes from the parallel worlds of the cloak and dagger atmosphere in his main works. It prompted John Mortimer to respond quickly, either […]

The Galtellì Literary Prize’s finalists and shortlisted authors

The Galtellì Literary Prize’s finalists and shortlisted authors

We are very happy to communicate the names of the finalists and shortlisted writers.   Finalists (in alphabetical order) Writers in English Writers in Italian Writers in Sardinian Eliana Ramage Oliver Shamlou Sarah Van Arsdale Simone Porceddu Giuseppe Sechi Enzo Valiante Maria Nieddu   Shortlisted (in alphabetical order) Writers in English Writers in Italian Writers […]

An update on The Galtellì Literary Prize

We received almost 200 submissions from 22 countries in the world: Australia, Canada, Cameroon, Egypt, France, Germany, Ghana, Hong Kong, India, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Pakistan, Palestine, Nigeria, Portugal, Sardinia, Singapore, Trinidad and Tobago, UK, USA, Zambia. More that 160 submissions were valid. At the end of the work, due to the high quality of the pieces […]

Sardinia – let’s stop the criminal decisions (*) and change direction

Let me help you discover Sardinia. I know many of you already know about this country. Many of you have been there at least one time; others have a house there; and, like myself, some of you come from Sardinia. However, I would like to show you this unique land using a different and provocative […]

THEi University in Sardinia – Another great achievement of Beyond Thirty-Nine

THEi University in Sardinia – Another great achievement of Beyond Thirty-Nine

Providing a complete view and new insights into the Sardinian structure of Management and Hospitality Industry, including the University and its departments dedicated to food, nutrition and management, the number of Istituti Alberghieri with kitchen facilities and international chefs, and the chain of villages that act as a campus for lessons and workshops on traditional […]

Page 1 of 17123Next ›Last »
THE AUTHOR
Ciriaco OffedduCIRIACO OFFEDDU
Engineer, CEO of several companies, more than twenty years of experience as a leader of a consulting group specialized in direct management in a broad range of business disciplines and industries, expert in internationalization processes.

Newly Graduated from the City University of Hong Kong with a Master in Creative Writing.

Author of many publications.

@COffeddu

Honorable Mention

Honorable Mention


NewsletterAug2013

List of a few of MFA students’ publications, awards and honors in literary publishing


The CityU MFA’s Occasional & Unpredictable Newsletter

The CityU MFA’s Occasional & Unpredictable Newsletter