Modern and Contemporary Italian Literature (p) (2015/2016)

Course code
4S01315
Name of lecturer
Giuseppe Sandrini
Coordinator
Giuseppe Sandrini
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Other available courses
Academic sector
L-FIL-LET/11 - CONTEMPORARY ITALIAN LITERATURE
Language of instruction
Italian
Period
Semestrino IB dal Nov 16, 2015 al Jan 16, 2016.

Lesson timetable

Semestrino IB
Day Time Type Place Note
Monday 3:40 PM - 5:20 PM lesson Lecture Hall 2.1  
Tuesday 5:20 PM - 7:00 PM lesson Lecture Hall 1.3  
Wednesday 5:20 PM - 7:00 PM lesson Lecture Hall 1.3  

Learning outcomes

To gain a knowledge of the italian literature of the 20th century. Students are required to use correctly the Italian language, its grammar and syntax, as well as all those critical, rhetorical and stylistic skills which are essential for a close reading of any literary text.

Syllabus

Trieste and its writers: Svevo, Saba, Giotti, Slataper, Stuparich.

Required texts:
– I. Svevo, Romanzi e “continuazioni” (ed. Mondadori)
– U. Saba, Tutte le poesie (ed. Mondadori), or Il Canzoniere (ed. Einaudi)
– V. Giotti, Colori (ed. Einaudi)
– S. Slataper, Il mio Carso (ed. Bur)
– G. Stuparich, Guerra del '15 (ed. Quodlibet); Un anno di scuola, Trieste nei miei ricordi (ed. Il ramo d'oro)
– A. Ara, C. Magris, Trieste. Un'identità di frontiera (ed. Einaudi)
– additional readings will be pointed out during the course.

Assessment methods and criteria

Oral exam.

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2015/2016