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Error Day

The Academy of Fine Arts in Bologna is hosting a 3-day festival that will celebrate and explore the human propensity to screw up. They're calling it Error Day. Festivities begin on Feb. 28 and continue until Mar. 2.

From the website for the event (which is mostly in Italian, but has a few pages in English): "Welcome errors, blunders, mistakes, miscarriages, misunderstandings, omissions, faults, failures, inaccuracies, misapprehensions, oversights, misprints, howlers, wrongs, gaffes, lapsuses, goofs, betrayals, fails, falls: here is humanity's true common denominator!"
Posted by The Curator on Tue Feb 25, 2014

How do we know the actual event isn't supposed to be March 7 - 9?
Posted by Charybdis  in  Hell  on  Wed Feb 26, 2014  at  01:24 AM
Could be if the dates were a misprint!
Posted by The Curator  in  San Diego  on  Wed Feb 26, 2014  at  09:35 AM
Since it takes place in Bologna, I'm somewhat disappointed to discover that Umberto Eco seems to have no connection to this festival whatsoever.
Posted by Richard Bos  in  The Netherlands  on  Thu Feb 27, 2014  at  07:22 AM
Dear Sirs, Umberto Eco is not the only intellectual in Bologna, we've got a lady called Clelia Sedda who is more cute! We looking forward to seeing you next year
Posted by Paola  in  Bologna  on  Thu Mar 13, 2014  at  01:46 AM


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