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The Vatican's Secret Cabinet

The Vatican s Secret Cabinet Anyone who has ever been associated with the art colony in Rome will have heard of a certain secret cabinet hidden somewhere in the labyrinth of the Vatican Museums It was the near misfortune of one o

  • Title: The Vatican's Secret Cabinet
  • Author: Daniel Pearlman
  • ISBN: -
  • Page: 457
  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • Anyone who has ever been associated with the art colony in Rome will have heard of a certain secret cabinet hidden somewhere in the labyrinth of the Vatican Museums It was the near misfortune of one of the most renowned art dealers in Rome to have been exposed, recently, to the contents of that very real cabinet The peculiar circumstances of his involvement are set outAnyone who has ever been associated with the art colony in Rome will have heard of a certain secret cabinet hidden somewhere in the labyrinth of the Vatican Museums It was the near misfortune of one of the most renowned art dealers in Rome to have been exposed, recently, to the contents of that very real cabinet The peculiar circumstances of his involvement are set out, in unflinching detail, in the following report Dan Pearlman s writing presents us with a rare multiplicity of unique voices His unforgettable characters continue to whisper in the reader s ear long after the final page is turned Paul Di FilippoA story in which sex and society stand in uneasy relationship Giuseppe Pennini, a dealer in ancient Roman statuary, is assigned a penance of matching severed genitalia secretly stored in the Vatican museums with the unknown statues from which they were removed It has so much to delight political intrigue, vanity, greed, and double entendre all set in a subtle send up of the traditional detective story, complete with a double cross ending StrangeHorizons

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    1. Dicevo qualche commento fa che il Sig. Pearlman mi ha sorpreso per lo spiccato senso dell'umorismo che ha mostrato in questo racconto, oltre che aver centrato abitudini attitudinali di noi italiani: il potere ci rende così tronfi ed egocentrici da dimenticare l'identità dell'interlocutore che ci sta di fronte e di fronte a questo potere si assumono atteggiamenti servili. Ma è un finto assoggettarsi perché tutto si giocherà a colpi di furbizia.La storia è veramente divertente ed il finale a [...]


    2. Pearlman mi piace molto come scrittore, di suo ho già letto And Baby Makes Five, racconto di fantascienza sociale brillante; in questo caso non siamo nell'ambito fantascientifico ma in pieno clima italiano.Intanto il problema centrale, ovvero l'attribuzione di anonimi falli in pietra alle rispettive statue originali, fa molto Italia per diversi motivi, il primo letterario: il fallo in pietra era già componente importante de La donna della domenica - in cui faceva il suo per sdrammatizzare il d [...]


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