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L'approdo: migranti e migrazioni secondo Shaun Tan

L’approdo: migranti e migrazioni secondo Shaun Tan

by Marilisa Mainardi

BOLOGNA – L’approdo (titolo originale, The Arrival) è un libro silenzioso. Non vi sono parole dentro. 581 more words

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The poetry of the Beast of Yucca Flats

Touch a button. Things happen. A scientist becomes a beast.

There is about four hundred times as much narration as dialog in The Beast of Yucca Flats… 398 more words


Oddly specific book recommendations #1: Shoeburyness

According to the Meaning of Liff, ‘Shoeburyness’ is:

the vague uncomfortable feeling you get when sitting on a seat that is still warm from somebody else’s bottom…

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‘The Twilight Zone’ Season 3 Episode 2 ‘The Arrival’ Recap and Review

Directed byBoris Sagal

Written byRod Serling

Heads are left to be scratched at an airport when a commercial vessel – fight 107 – lands holding no luggage, and even stranger, no passengers or pilots. 229 more words


'The Arrival' by Shaun Tan ****

Let us begin with the wealth of praise for Shaun Tan’s graphic novel, The Arrival:

  • “Tan’s lovingly laid out and masterfully rendered tale about the immigrant experience is a documentary magically told.” — Art Spiegelman, author of…
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The Unwelcomed (1991) aka The Arrival - Movie Review

Directed by David Schmoller (Tourist Trap, Puppet Master, Crawlspace), The Unwelcomed is a 1991 sci-fi thriller that isn’t overly heavy with its sci-fi elements, nor is it particularly “thrilling”. 928 more words

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I am an immigrant, born in Italy but living in the UK since 2009. My mother is also an immigrant (US to Italy), as were my maternal grandparents (Italy to US), and both my maternal great-grandfathers (also Italy to US). 1,256 more words

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