Thinking about Turing at Faber

Thinking about Turing at Faber

Gerardo Schneider & Devdatt Dubhashi | University professors at Gothenburg (Sweden)We came to Faber to develop our project writing a book “Turing’s Children: How his ideas have shaped our world” commissioned by Oxford University Press. Turing is well...
My experience

My experience

Luca Calafati | PhD Student in Urban Studies, University of Milano-BicoccaI attended Faber as part of the thematic residency on Local Development. I arrived in mid January and stayed for 10 days. For my PhD I am working on ‘alternative’ strategic planning together...
I’m back in Barcelona

I’m back in Barcelona

Llàtzer Garcia | Dramaturg I’m back in Barcelona. I’m back to writing (or at least trying to) at my desk. It’s a flat with very little natural light. I miss room 115 of the Hotel Riu Fluvià. And the strolls through Olot or on roads that could take me to just about...
Proust and the Dreyfus Affair

Proust and the Dreyfus Affair

Valèria Gaillard | Journalist and translator  Almost a hundred pages. This was the number of pages that Marcel Proust dedicated to the Dreyfus affair near the end of the first part of The Guermantes Way. The writer makes use of a series of characters in the scene of...