Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “Palio”

Siena Forever

A magical day at the July Palio

Posted July 2nd, 2017

Siena On Parade

The faces of this city at Palio time

Posted July 2nd, 2017

July 2: The Day Of The Palio

The aroma foretelling an Onda victory hangs in the air

Posted July 2nd, 2017

So, Italy

Adventures in San Benedetto del Tronto and Siena

Posted June 29th, 2017

Deep France

Traveling in a land and among a people steeped in grace and tradition

Posted July 7th, 2015

Siena’s Glory

Yes, the agony of defeat — but the profound beauty of life, too

Posted July 2nd, 2015

Contrade & the Common Good

The problems and blessings of particularity

Posted July 2nd, 2015

Onda, Baby

In which I pick a contrada to back at the Palio

Posted June 30th, 2015

From Siena’s Palio

It’s the Kentucky Derby by way of Mardi Gras

Posted June 29th, 2015

Lyon, Siena, Isfahan

Your Hungry Working Boy is going abroad to eat

Posted June 16th, 2015

Italians: A Crazy Love

A new book criticizes and celebrates the rolling carnival that is Italy

Posted January 20th, 2015