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More Casanova Appropriation

A while back I posted a bunch of images of book covers featuring Casanova as a title or subject or image or icon. Here are some new images I’ve come across, both books and films, and even a musical. First, … Continue reading

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In Memoriam–The Steaming Lady

176 years ago today, Marina Querini Benzon died. She is the subject of the famous song “La Biondina in Gondoleta” about a languorous blond with her lover, floating down the canals. She was quite a liberated woman for the late … Continue reading

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Casanova Finds Love!

While we were in Venice last week, we decided to celebrate Valentine’s Day by making a little video of Casanova finding love. Hope you like our efforts. Filmmakers include RJ, Laura, Scott, Tiffany, Danny, Alison, and myself, and of course, … Continue reading

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Latvia + India = Love

What do Latvia and India have in common? People in their countries all read this blog! Thank you for checking out Seductive Venice! Hallo also to Spain and the Czech Republic, where I have distant relatives I’ve never met. (My … Continue reading

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