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From Chaucer’s The Canterbury Tales In my opinion, Chaucer describes the knight thoroughly in a positive way, without any defects. But the truth is that he is far from perfect, in fact he is both cruel and evil. Chaucer tells…

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DYSTOPIAN NOVEL

 The Dystopian Novel is a kind of novel that combines several elements from different genres of writing. The novelists are influenced by the complexity of their period. In fact, people’s free will is menaced by totalitarism and political propaganda. So…

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Leggere Dante oggi – sul canto del conte

Come dice J. Lotman: un testo dura nel tempo quanti più sono i suoi livelli di lettura. Tra testi, opere e autori che fioriscono e sfioriscono nel giro di una stagione, la Commedia rappresenta un’eccezione, la più grande della storia…

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FARE, PENSARE, IMPARARE

LE SCIENZE SOCIALI  E LA SCUOLA OGGI Primo convegno nazionale dedicato ai dieci anni del Liceo delle Scienze Sociali della rete costituita dal Liceo delle Scienze Sociali “Saluzzo-Plana” di Alessandria, dal Liceo delle Scienze Sociali “Cesare Balbo” di Casale Monferrato…

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Houses of Parliament

Houses of Parliament British Parliament, as a political institution, has developed over hundreds of years. It is composed of two distinct Houses – the House of Commons and the House of Lords. Parliament is where all laws are discussed, made…

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The Tower of London

The Tower of London is probably the most visited site in London. It was founded in 1078 when William the Conqueror ordered the White Tower to be built inside the southeast angle of the city walls, adjacent to the Thames….

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WESTMINTER ABBEY

WESTMINTER ABBEY WESTMINSTER ABBEY IS ONE OF THE MOST IMPORTANT BUILDINGS IN LONDON. IT IS A CHURCH AND IT IS LOCATED NEXT TO THE HOUSES OF PARLIAMENT. IT IS AN EXAMPLE OF LONDON GLORIOUS  MEDIEVAL ARCHITECTURE. IT IS ALSO THE…

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I giardini cartacei

Disponibile in Podcast! Sabato 8 marzo il professor Vincenzo Moretti, ex docente ora in pensione del nostro istituto, ha tenuta per la classe 5A una lezione che aveva come argomento i cosiddetti giardini cartacei nella letteratura italiana del Novecento. Visite…

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