The New Yorker is publishing excerpts
from Italo Calvino: Letters, 1941-1985
, translated by Martin McLaughlin, on its book blog. (via
) [more inside]
In honor of this Saturday's Supermoon
, a story from Italo Calvino about a time the moon was even closer
. And a short film based on the story.
(Hebrew w/ English subtitles)