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( READ EBOOK ) ♊ Contrappunti / Counterpoints: Selected Prose of Giovanni Cecchetti Edited and Translated with an Essay by Raymond Petrillo ♬ The bilingual title of this volume, Contrappunti Counterpoints, addresses the culturally interrelated dynamic of its substance the reflections and stories of Giovanni Cecchetti, exquisitely written in his native Italian, but from the psychocultural perspective of contemporary Americana, and with illuminating forays into the Greek and Latin classics To have grappled, asserts Cecchetti, with different languages and clashing cultures has enriched our lives, our awareness of the depth of humanity which runs through ourselves and others, whatever our nationality It has also enriched our native tongue, bringing radically new meanings to every word that we utter The dynamic between environment s and language so sensitively rendered in Raymond Petrillo s translation is as essential to the life of this volume as it is to the lives of the many people who grapple with the same existential binomial on a daily basis, at various levels