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Modern Italian Literature (Cultural History of Literature)

by Ann Hallamore Caesar

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  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Polity .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literature: History & Criticism,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Italian,
  • European - Italian,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages248
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10729587M
    ISBN 100745627994
    ISBN 109780745627991

    Italian Culture Review, vol 'The Revolt of the Scribe in Modern Italian Literature is an interesting and informative re-evaluation of modern Italian literary history. Thomas E. Peterson's readings of individual authors are nuanced, thoughtful, and especially insightful as . Literature; Italian Literature: Italian authors in the 20th century. Partly through the influence of foreign literary trends, various movements developed at the beginning of the 20th century in opposition to rhetoric and lyricism in poetry.

    This book is the first academic volume investigating narrative configurations of posthuman identity in Italian literature and film. Twelve thought-provoking, scholarly essays analyse works by a range of modern and contemporary authors, from Giacomo Leopardi to Elena Ferrante. Best Contemporary Literary Fiction (Around the Last 30 Years) Description: Books of the last 30 or so years destined to be it could be the best book ever and I still wouldn't finish it. this book isn't just depressing it's at the bottom of an abyss with sleet (23,) India (5,) Japan (4,) literature (14,) magical realism.

    MFS publishes theoretically engaged and historically informed articles on modernist and contemporary fiction. The journal's substantial book review section keeps readers informed about current scholarship in the field. MFS alternates general issues with special issues focused on individual novelists or topics that challenge and expand the concept of "modern fiction.". Professor Westwater received her B.A. in Italian and English summa cum laude, with distinction in Italian, from the University of Pennsylvania, where she was also elected to Phi Beta Kappa. She received her M.A. and Ph.D. in Italian Literature from the University of Chicago. She joined The George Washington faculty in and was visiting researcher at Ca' Foscari (Venice).


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