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Marcel Proust et Reynaldo Hahn: mélodies et paroles, plaisirs d’amour et jours d’amitié”, lecture by Lorenza Foschini, journalist and writer

Date:

03/18/2020


Marcel Proust et Reynaldo Hahn: mélodies et paroles, plaisirs d’amour et jours d’amitié”, lecture by Lorenza Foschini, journalist and writer

"CANCELED due to epidemiological emergency Covid-19"

The Italian Cultural Institute of Montreal, the Université de Montréal, the IRTG Diversity. Mediating Difference in Transcultural Spaces and the International Festival of Films on Art are pleased to present the conference “Marcel Proust et Reynaldo Hahn: mélodies et paroles, plaisirs d’amour et jours d’amitié” by Lorenza Foschini, journalist and writer. The conference is part of the series of meetings "Politique et Musique", organised by Mariella Pandolfi and Laurence McFalls.

Wednesday March 18th, 2020 - 18 pm
Chapelle historique du Bon-Pasteur
100, rue Sherbrooke Est
Montréal
The conference will be held in French

Music and melody by the pianist Jeff Cohen and the baritone Olivier Bergeron will accompany the presentation by Lorenza Foschini of her book Il vento attraversa le nostre anime. Marcel Proust e Reynaldo Hahn. Una storia d’amore e d’amicizia (Mondadori, 2019; Plaisirs d’amour, Jours d’amitié de Marcel Proust et Reynaldo Hahn, Éditions des Busclats, 2019). From the letters of a dispersed and partly preserved correspondance, Lorenza Foschini traces the story of the relationship between Proust and Hahn, deeply marked by passions, torment, jealousy and feelings which are proper to love and, simultaneously, friendship.

Writer and renowned journalist, Lorenza Foschini conducted for many years the RAI TG2. She is the author and presenter of successful television broadcasts (Misteri, Il filo di Arianna, La Piccola Storia, Lezioni di democrazia with the political scientist Giovanni Sartori, Lezioni di archeologia with the archaeologist Andrea Carandini). She published numerous books, among which it is important to mention mainly: Misteri di fine millennio (Rizzoli, 1997); Il cappotto di Proust (Mondadori, 2010); Zoé. La principessa che incantò Bakunin (Rizzoli, 2016); and, lastly, Il vento attraversa le nostre anime. Marcel Proust e Reynaldo Hahn. Storia d’amore e d’amicizia (Mondadori, 2019). Finally, she wrote and published with the political scientist G. Sartori Lezioni di democrazia (Mondadori, 2008), also translated into Greek and Spanish.

Information

Date: Wednesday, March 18, 2020

Time: At 6:00 pm

Organized by : Istituto Italiano di Cultura di Montréal

In collaboration with : Université de Montréal - IRTG Diversity. Mediating

Entrance : Free


Location:

Chapelle historique du Bon Pasteur 100, rue Sherbr

1366