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Una bellissima città mai costruita

Thanks to Stefano Borselli, the editor of the fascinating periodical Il Covile, you can now read my article on Ernest Gimson’s design for the Australian capital in Italian; click here for the pdf.

I write overwhelmingly in English, and every now and then in Afrikaans, but previous bits of my work have been translated into French, Spanish, Swedish, and Catalan. Naturally, I am very pleased and grateful to Dottore Borselli that I can now include the language of Dante in that mix.

Languages are tricky things. I was raised in English, and studied French at school, along with Afrikaans and Irish in more recent years, but I would really like to improve my German and my Italian. This probably means ending up a jack of all trades and master of none, but one must try…

This post was published on Friday, March 15th, 2013 4:00 pm. It has been categorised under Errant Thoughts and been tagged under .
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  1. Fabrizio Giannoni
    22 March 2013
    8:16 pm

    Sono un lettore de “Il Covile” dove ho potuto leggere, in italiano, il suo articolo.
    M e r a v i g l i o s o !
    Nel senso letterale del termine.

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