Intellettuali ed artisti Archives - Gran Caffè Gambrinus
Pulcinella: history and curiosities

Pulcinella: history and curiosities

by Simona Vitagliano In Naples, when one wants to make fun of someone about a leaked secret that has become public knowledge, one speaks of “Pulcinella secret”. Have you ever wondered why? Pulcinella is the Neapolitan carnival mask par excellence, a symbol...
Ferdinando Russo: between music and poetry

Ferdinando Russo: between music and poetry

by Simona Vitagliano In the panorama of Neapolitan intellectuals, Ferdinando Russo is one of those controversial personalities to whom, however, it is difficult to remain indifferent: poet and journalist, he is remembered above all as the author of even irreverent and...
Commissioner Ricciardi and Gambrinus

Commissioner Ricciardi and Gambrinus

by Simona Vitagliano “Luigi Alfredo Ricciardi has a gift that is also a huge curse. He can perceive the last thoughts of those who left with a violent death, whether it be murder, suicide or accident. But do not think that this power is alone an advantage. It is...