Latest update: 10/11/2011
Could European literature save the EU?
In these times of crisis we're rediscovering the European tradition in literature. From Flaubert's Paris to Jane Austen's Bath, Franco Moretti's essay "Atlas of the European Novel" proves European space and literature are interconnected in 19th century writing. We're also discussing Claudio Magris' novel "Danube", a voyage of cultural discovery along the course of the river. It's enough to restore your faith in a common European identity.