Dan Lungu, in dialogue at the Passa Porta International Festival of Literature
Dan Lungu, one of the most known contemporary Romanian writer will take part at the fifth edition of the Passa Porta International Festival of Literature, in Bruxelles. Sunday, 29.03.2015, 13.oo-14.oo, Dan Lungu and... read more
Romania, guest of honour at the Sofia International Bookfair, 2014
Romania is the guest of honour at the Sofia International Bookfair, held in the National Palace of Culture on December 9–14, 2014. The following Romanian writers published by Polirom or Cartea romaneasca are... read more
Anachronistically, the Voievode Barzovius and his companions arrive at the sultan’s court, where they are greeted by the “odalisque on duty”. Methodius and Jovanutz, on the other hand, finally get to see the Pope, and the scene in which Methodius recounts the meeting is, like many other episodes, a classic example of (self‑)irony : “The Pope asked us where Moldavia was. And ? And we told him. And what did he say ?