Campo Santo


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Campo Santo

famous cemetery in Pisa, with Gothic arcades and Renaissance frescoes. [Ital. Hist.: Collier’s, XV, 433]
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Piscitelli's coverage of the migration issue over the last 12 months was part of a Friday screening at the Campo Santo dedicated to refugees, while his long-term work on immigration was exhibited at last year's edition of the festival, and his work in Syria was part of the screenings in 2013.
"It's not part of their job," Archbishop Angel Lagdameo, prelate of the Jaro Archdiocese in Central Philippines' Iloilo said, referring to efforts by Father Nelson Silvela of San Joaquin parish to look for treasure inside the "Campo Santo" or cemetery, on the church compound.
Sebald (1944-2001), including Asterlitz, After Nature, Campo Santo, The Emigrants, and the Rings of Saturn, among others, bringing foreword how his representations of queer bachelors and homosexual desire convey alternative and subversive attitudes with regard to repressive, patriarchal elements of German society.
There are more charming cities in Italy--Pisa suffered from centuries of neglect only to be bombed by both sides in World War II--but the cluster of religious monuments on Pisa's great piazza is unparalleled: Taken separately, the cathedral, baptistery, Campo Santo, the Ospedale that houses the Museo delle Sinopie, and, of course, the famous Tower constitute the most splendid collection of buildings in any one city, but taken as a whole, as one harmonious system of structures, the Piazza, as has been said truly (by Piero Sanpaolesi), is the most beautiful religious site since the Athenians rebuilt their temples on the Acropolis in the fifth century B.C.
El medico se guarece de la infamia cotidiana en la contemplacion de libros de pintura renacentista: los detalles de las madonas o las fachadas de iglesias se agolpan ("La conjuncion de un arco romano y un templo griego que parecen abrirse como vientre para dar la luz a la ciudad que ahora el recorre en su auto"); son una fuga ante el llanto sin humedad que le produce la depresion en tobogan de la esposa--adicta a los farmacos--; la vida secreta y las peligrosas relaciones de su hija--que antes de volverse anacoreta le entrego su devocion, o el duelo melancolizado por el deceso de un hijo que volvio la vida hogarena un campo santo sin flores.
Es en realidad, como el mismo lo titulo, una "Nota de todas las personas que han fallecido en las 14 parroquias de esta capital desde 1 de septiembre de este ano hasta el 20 del presente [de noviembre], sin incluir las comunidades religiosas ni hospitales, con expresion de los parvulos y adultos comprendiendo los sepultados en el campo santo" y la "Nota de todas las personas que han fallecido en las 14 parroquias de esta capital desde el 20 de noviembre exclusive hasta el 27 de noviembre sin incluir las comunidades religiosas ni hospitales, con expresion de los parvulos y adultos comprendiendo los sepultados en el campo santo".
On recent visits we have abandoned the hustle of St Mark's, spending more time in the smaller piazzas, such as Campo Santo Stefano.
When, less than a year later, Oscar, laden with roses, made a pilgrimage to her grave in the Campo Santo in Genoa, seeing the omission of his own name, and indeed of all traces of their connection, from Constance's tombstone, sobbed uncontrollably.
All quotations are from the published catalogue of the seminar Where Art Worlds Meet: Multiple Modernities and the Global Salon, 9-12 December 2005, Istituto Veneto di Scienze , Lettere ed Arti, Palazzo Cavalli Franchetti, Campo Santo Stefano, Venice
Se tomaron muestras en el Zoologico Huachipa (ZH) (n=6), ubicado en el distrito de Ate-Vitarte, en el Parque Ecologico Campo Santo Santa Rosa de Lima (PECS) (n=10), en el distrito de Chorrillos, y en el zoocriadero del Colegio de la Inmaculada (ZCI) (n=9), en el distrito de Santiago de Surco.
El sexto volumen de la coleccion <<Iglesia y Catolicismo>>, dirigida por Erwin Gatz, rector del Campo Santo Teutonico en Roma, trata sobre los paises de America Latina y el Caribe, y ha sido coordinado por Johannes Meier, catedratico de historia de la Iglesia en la universidad de Maguncia, y su colaborador Veit Strassner.
Jackson will be laid to rest in a gold-plated coffin at Forest Lawn s Great Mausoleum, an elaborate neo-classical building inspired by Genoa s famous Campo Santo.