Metamorphosing Dante : appropriations, manipulations, and rewritings in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries
Gragnolati, Manuele and Camilletti , Fabio and Lampart, Fabian, eds. (2011) Metamorphosing Dante : appropriations, manipulations, and rewritings in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. Cultural inquiry, Vol.2 . Wien: Turia + Kant. ISBN 9783851326178Full text not available from this repository.
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After almost seven centuries, Dante endures and even seems to haunt the present. Metamorphosing Dante explores what so many authors, artists and thinkers from varied backgrounds have found in Dante’s oeuvre, and the ways in which they have engaged with it through rewritings, dialogues, and transpositions. By establishing trans-disciplinary routes, the volume shows that, along with a corpus of multiple linguistic and narrative structures, characters, and stories, Dante has provided a field of tensions in which to mirror and investigate one’s own time. Authors explored include Samuel Beckett, Walter Benjamin, André Gide, Derek Jarman, LeRoi Jones/Amiri Baraka, James Joyce, Wolfgang Koeppen, Jacques Lacan, Thomas Mann, James Merrill, Eugenio Montale, Pier Paolo Pasolini, Cesare Pavese, Giorgio Pressburger, Robert Rauschenberg, Vittorio Sereni, Virginia Woolf.
|Subjects:||D History General and Old World > DG Italy
P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General) > PN0080 Criticism
P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General) > PN0441 Literary History
|Divisions:||Faculty of Arts > Italian|
|Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH):||Dante Alighieri, 1265-1321 -- Influence -- Congresses., Dante Alighieri, 1265-1321 -- Criticism and interpretation -- Congresses.|
|Series Name:||Cultural inquiry|
|Publisher:||Turia + Kant|
|Place of Publication:||Wien|
|Editor:||Gragnolati, Manuele and Camilletti , Fabio and Lampart, Fabian|
|Number of Pages:||414|
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