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786. Reinventing Italy's Past

Tuesday, 6 January, 1:45–3:00 p.m., 203, Hynes

Program arranged by the Division on Twentieth-Century Italian Literature

Presiding: Manuela Marchesini, Texas A&M Univ., College Station

1. "Rossellini’s Idiosyncratic Reinvention of the Italian Renaissance," Daniel Leisawitz, Wesleyan Univ.

2. "'Se con la memoria vorremo di pari esercitare la fantasia . . .': Niccolò Tommaseo e la ricreazione del concetto d'Italia fra saggio, romanzo e poesia," Roberto Risso, Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison

3. "Four Metaphors for the Italian Dopoguerra," Charles L. Leavitt, Univ. of Notre Dame

4. "Mythic Pasts and Wanting Presents: Buffoni, Arbasino, Pasolini, and a Time 'before Heterosexuality,'" Christopher Atwood, Univ. of California, Berkeley


Subject:

  • Italian Literature

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