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Italian literary criticism and the writing of intellectual history.

Richard J. Schoeck

Italian literary criticism and the writing of intellectual history.

by Richard J. Schoeck

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Published by University of Toronto Press in [Toronto] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Italian literature -- 16th century -- History and criticism,
  • Criticism -- History

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsWeinbert, Bernard, 1909-
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. [199]-204.
    Number of Pages204
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15573601M

    Intellectual History, Italian, Literature, Medieval, Philology, Poetry and Poetics, Textual Studies Beatrice Arduini, "Invective and Emotional Tones in Dante's Convivio." In ' Dante Satiro': The Concept of Satire in the Middle Ages and in Dante's Works, edited by Fabian Alfie and Nicolino Applauso. H. Roger-Viollet. D’Annunzio captured worldwide attention, but a writer who made a more lasting impression on Italian literature is Benedetto devoted 70 books and a bimonthly review, La Critica, to modernizing Italian intellectual g brilliantly about aesthetics, history, philosophy, and literature, he expressed his ideas in the four-volume Filosofia dello spirito.

    Literary theory in a strict sense is the systematic study of the nature of literature and of the methods for analyzing literature. However, literary scholarship since the 19th century often includes—in addition to, or even instead of literary theory in the strict sense—considerations of intellectual history, moral philosophy, social prophecy, and other interdisciplinary themes which are of. Literature became a part of the lives of the larger public, not just the few elite able to afford books, as had been the case before the advent of the printing press. Many Renaissance writers studied the works of the ancient Romans and Greeks, coming to new, modern conclusions based upon their studies.

      The book had historical importance, too. Maria Gabriella Riccobono, a professor of comparative literature at the University of Milan, told me that it was the first important novel written for a wider audience in the Italian language—with earlier novels Author: Alessio Perrone. literary criticism n noun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (study and review of literature) critica letteraria nf sostantivo femminile: Identifica un essere, un oggetto o un concetto che assume genere femminile: scrittrice, aquila, lampada, moneta, felicità: Good literary criticism should be both informative and constructive.


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