Acquanera by Valentina D'Urbano

By Valentina D'Urbano

È un mattino di pioggia gelida, che cade di traverso e taglia los angeles faccia, quello in cui Fortuna torna a casa. Sono passati dieci anni dall'ultima volta, ma Roccachiara è rimasto uguale a un pace: un paesino abbarbicato alle montagne e a precipizio su un lago, le cui acque sembrano inghiottire los angeles luce del sole. Fortuna pensava di essere riuscita a scappare, di aver finalmente lasciato il passato alle spalle, spezzato i legami con ciò che resta della sua famiglia in step with rinascere a nuova vita, lontano. Ma nessun segreto può resistere all'erosione dell'acqua nera del lago. A richiamarla a Roccachiara è un ritrovamento, nel profondo del bosco, che potrebbe spiegare l'improvvisa scomparsa della sua migliore amica, Luce. O forse, a costringerla a quel ritorno è los angeles forza invisibile che ha sempre unito los angeles sua famiglia: tre generazioni di donne tenaci e coraggiose, ognuna a suo modo. E forse, questa volta, è giunta l'ora che Fortuna dipani i segreti nascosti nella storia della sua famiglia. Forse è ora che capisca qual è l. a. natura di quella forza invisibile, in step with riuscire a darle un nome. Sperando che si chiami amore.

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65 Gilbert F. ’66 Tinkler-Villani carries out an interesting comparison between The Vision and Boyd’s translation. 67 These approaches demonstrate the essential ambiguity of Cary’s position. As Crisafulli points out, The Vision both confirms and contradicts Venuti’s broad category of translators’ ‘invisibility’: first, Cary’s large use of critical paratexts highlights the translator’s critical and translating practice; secondly, and more importantly, Cary’s practice of domestication is less striking when set against the contemporary expectations of a translation’s conformity to contemporary literary norms.

67 Both Reynolds’s and Fuseli’s paintings of Ugolino illustrate his imprisonment in the tower with his sons (see Figures 1 and 2). 68 There is a significant analogy between the two as both are inspired by Michelangelo. Reynolds’s figure is based on the figure of Aminadab from the Sistine Chapel. Fuseli, too, uses Michelangelo, but to a higher degree and with different results: he intensifies the pathos of the scene by giving Ugolino some features of Michelangelo’s Moses and by supplanting the emphasis on stillness with features of despair.

The publication of the original text alongside the translation has a special significance since this was the first complete canticle of the Divine Comedy in Italian to be printed in England. 61 By October he was able to inform Price: My time is at present fully occupied in printing my translation, and in transcribing and amending my notes for it. The whole of the first Henry Francis Cary’s The Vision 41 volume, and the second part of the second is printed. I wish I could have your revisal [sic] of the whole before it went to press.

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