Contemporary Italian Literature II [Sede TN] (2017/2018)

Course code
4S001214
Name of lecturer
Massimo Rizzante
Coordinator
Massimo Rizzante
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Other available courses
Academic sector
L-FIL-LET/11 - CONTEMPORARY ITALIAN LITERATURE
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
I semestre - sede Trento dal Sep 18, 2017 al Dec 22, 2017.

Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

The aim is to introduce students to a methodology for the analysis of contemporary literary works.

Syllabus

Prerequisites: a good knowledge of contemporary italian literature.

Contents: aesthetics of the novel in Anna Maria Ortese's works
The course presents the following topics:
a) introduction to the works of Anna Maria Ortese
b) readings and commentary of author's novels
c) discussion about author's aesthetics novel

Teaching Methods: seminars, lectures and textual readings

Texts:
A. M. Ortese, "L'iguana" (1965), Adelphi, Milano 1986
A. M. Ortese, "Il porto di Toledo", (1975), Adelphi, Milano, 1998
A. M. Ortese, "Alonso e i visionari", Adelphi, Milano, 1996
A. M. Ortese, "Corpo celeste", Adelphi, Milano, 1997
L. Clerici, "Apparizione e visione. Vita e opere di A. M. Ortese", Mondadori, Milano, 2002

Assessment methods and criteria

Oral exam.


STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2017/2018