Today’s latest culture news Wednesday, January 5
The latest news today, in the best headlines of the day that ABC makes available to its readers. All the last hours of Wednesday, January 5 with an exhaustive summary that you cannot miss:
A British university censors a Greek poem for the image it gives of women
The classics they could be falling on “a slippery slope toward censorship.” With those words, an expert in ancient texts described to a British newspaper the path that the cancellation culture is dialing. The last example is that of what happened in the
University of Reading (Berkshire), where the authorities decided to eliminate part of a greek poem from
Semonids of Amorgos, since it could displease the students by the image that gives of the women.
Viruca Yebra reveals the unknown side of the Nazis who fled to Marbella: “There are many lies”
The muses are elusive; You can spend days looking for them without success and that, suddenly, they touch you with the finger at the most unexpected moment. The journalist tells Viruca Yebra that she was run over when she was sent to Marbella in 1983 to cover the ‘social life’ section. «I used to go out to the seafront. There I noticed many older ladies. They were elegant, beautiful, distinguished … I longed to know their stories, “he explains to this newspaper. At the stroke of a tape recorder, time and the desire to investigate, he revealed his experiences. And what he found was a real surprise: “Some were girls during the war, others came from families who had come to Spain fleeing Nazism.”