The Cult of Vespa

The Cult of Vespa Here is the entertaining history about the most successful cult scooter Vespa in its 50th anniversary Not many products reach the goal of a fifty year life span The 50 years of Vespa are even striking if one considers the condition and the period in which it came to existence Many post war

If on a Winter's Night a Traveler

If on a Winter's Night a Traveler If on a Winter s Night a Traveler is a marvel of ingenuity, an experimental text that looks longingly back to the great age of narration when time no longer seemed stopped and did not yet seem to have exploded Italo Calvino s novel is in one sense a comedy in which the two protagonists, the Reade

The Name of the Rose

The Name of the Rose The year is 1327 Benedictines in a wealthy Italian abbey are suspected of heresy, and Brother William of Baskerville arrives to investigate When his delicate mission is suddenly overshadowed by seven bizarre deaths, Brother William turns detective His tools are the logic of Aristotle, the theolog

Vespa: Style in Motion

Vespa: Style in Motion From Roman Holiday to Quadrophenia, the Vespa scooter has long been a symbol of youthful independence as well as one of the most recognizable pop culture icons of the 20th century Immortalized as a design classic, the ever growing ranks of Vespa dealers and scooter clubs worldwide attest to its end