As he began to examine his father s manuscripts and memorabilia, journals, and letters, he realized he finally had an opportunity to gain insight into the difficult, mercurial, sometimes cruel man he d loved and feared in equal measure. Only in his father s absence could he truly make sense of the man and his legacy. In My Father, the Pornographer, Offutt takes us on the journey with him, reading his father s prodigious literary output as both a critic and as a son seeking answers.
Virgil van Dijk passed his first test at Liverpool with flying colours last week, scoring the winning goal in the Reds’ FA Cup tie against Everton. It was a debut to savour for the Dutchman in front of the Anfield crowd, but the visit of Manchester City on Sunday will offer a much more thorough examination of his credentials. Liverpool will be keenly aware of that fact, having been thrashed 5 0 at the Etihad Stadium in September at the start of a run that saw them pick up just one win in eight matches over all competitions..
“Ho raccolto materiale audiovisivo da quando lavoro in questo settore, dalla fine degli anni Settanta”, spiega Sodi. “Su Jannacci in particolare ho sempre accumulato filmati, per passione artistica oltre che professionale. Il mio archivio su di lui, fatto di repertorio d ma soprattutto di girati originali, consta in una cinquantina di ore di materiale, di cui parecchie inedite.
Ques’anno, il “Modena Park”, cioè il concerto che Vasco Rossi tiene nella città emiliana per celebrare i suoi 40 anni di carriera, ha portato a una modifica nelle date dei saldi. A stabilirlo è stata la stessa amministrazione modenese che ha anticipato il primo giorno di vendite al 24 giugno. Poi, sfruttando la deroga prevista dalla normativa regionale che permette di concedere tre giorni non consecutivi nel mese precedente all’avvio dei saldi, ha deciso di fare lo stesso anche per il 29 e il 30 giugno.
“It was a decision because he took a yellow card and, as you know very well, we are talking about a player with great physicality,” Conte confirmed. “In a game like this, you have to prevent and try to avoid a second yellow card. Only for this reason I decided to change him after the first half.”.
The interesting thing about England’s run up to next summer’s World Cup is that very little is certain. Southgate probably has an idea of his starting XI, but apart from a few obvious names, little is set in stone. A few positions are up for grabs, perhaps no more so than goalkeeper..