Legenda Conference: Adapting the Canon (10 October 2014)

Gender and sexuality

Contemporary Italian Women Writers and Traces of the Fantastic: The Creation of Literary Space
Danielle E. Hipkins

The Power of Disturbance: Elsa Morante’s Aracoeli
Edited by Sara Fortuna and Manuele Gragnolati

Women in Italian Renaissance Culture and Society
Edited by Letizia Panizza


The Holocaust

Holocaust Intersections: Genocide and Visual Culture at the New Millennium
Edited by Axel Bangert, Robert S. C. Gordon and Libby Saxton
Moving Image 4


History of ideas

Authority, Innovation and Early Modern Epistemology: Essays in Honour of Hilary Gatti
Edited by Martin McLaughlin, Ingrid Rowland and Elisabetta Tarantino   2015

Image and Word: Reflections of Art and Literature
Edited by Antonella Braida and Giuliana Pieri

Science and Literature in Italian Culture: From Dante to Calvino
Edited by Pierpaolo Antonello and Simon A. Gilson

The Italian Academies 1525-1700: Networks of Culture, Innovation and Dissent
Edited by Jane E. Everson, Denis V. Reidy and Lisa Sampson
Italian Perspectives 31   2015


Languages in contact

Dante’s Plurilingualism: Authority, Knowledge, Subjectivity
Edited by Sara Fortuna, Manuele Gragnolati and Jürgen Trabant

Multilingualism in Italy Past and Present
Edited by Anna Laura Lepschy and Arturo Tosi
Studies In Linguistics 1

Rethinking Languages in Contact: The Case of Italian
Edited by Anna Laura Lepschy and Arturo Tosi
Studies In Linguistics 2


Law and society

Culture, Censorship and the State in Twentieth-Century Italy
Edited by Guido Bonsaver and Robert Gordon

England and the Avignon Popes: The Practice of Diplomacy in Late Medieval Europe
Karsten Plöger

Speaking Out and Silencing: Culture, Society and Politics in Italy in the 1970s
Edited by Anna Cento Bull and Adalgisa Giorgio
Italian Perspectives 12

Remembering Aldo Moro: The Cultural Legacy of the 1978 Kidnapping and Murder
Edited by Ruth Glynn and Giancarlo Lombardi
Italian Perspectives 23


National and cultural identity

Italy in Crisis: 1494
Edited by Jane Everson and Diego Zancani

Mediterranean Travels: Writing Self and Other from the Ancient World to Contemporary Society
Edited by Patrick Crowley, Noreen Humble and Silvia Ross

The Printed Media in Fin-de-siècle Italy: Publishers, Writers, and Readers
Edited by Ann Hallamore Caesar, Gabriella Romani, and Jennifer Burns
Italian Perspectives 21

Rome Eternal: The City As Fatherland
Guy Lanoue
Italian Perspectives 32   2015

Holocaust Intersections: Genocide and Visual Culture at the New Millennium
Edited by Axel Bangert, Robert S. C. Gordon and Libby Saxton
Moving Image 4

Rethinking Languages in Contact: The Case of Italian
Edited by Anna Laura Lepschy and Arturo Tosi
Studies In Linguistics 2


Opera

Britain and Italy from Romanticism to Modernism: A Festschrift for Peter Brand
Edited by Martin McLaughlin

Sweet Thunder: Music and Libretti in 1960s Italy
Vivienne Suvini-Hand
Italian Perspectives 16


Photography

Image, Eye and Art in Calvino: Writing Visibility
Edited by Birgitte Grundtvig, Martin McLaughlin and Lene Waage Petersen


Sociolinguistics

Orality and Literacy in Modern Italian Culture
Edited by Michael Caesar and Marina Spunta
Italian Perspectives 14


Survey works

Authority, Innovation and Early Modern Epistemology: Essays in Honour of Hilary Gatti
Edited by Martin McLaughlin, Ingrid Rowland and Elisabetta Tarantino   2015

The Reinvention of Theatre in Sixteenth-Century Europe: Traditions, Texts and Performance
Edited by T. F. Earle and Catarina Fouto   March 2015

Women in Italian Renaissance Culture and Society
Edited by Letizia Panizza

Pastoral Drama in Early Modern Italy: The Making of a New Genre
Lisa Sampson
Italian Perspectives 15

Imagining Terrorism: The Rhetoric and Representation of Political Violence in Italy 1969-2009
Edited by Pierpaolo Antonello and Alan O’Leary
Italian Perspectives 18

Boccaccio and the Book: Production and Reading in Italy 1340-1520
Rhiannon Daniels
Italian Perspectives 19

The Tradition of the Actor-Author in Italian Theatre
Edited by Donatella Fischer
Italian Perspectives 27

The Italian Academies 1525-1700: Networks of Culture, Innovation and Dissent
Edited by Jane E. Everson, Denis V. Reidy and Lisa Sampson
Italian Perspectives 31   2015

Likenesses: Translation, Illustration, Interpretation
Matthew Reynolds
Studies In Comparative Literature 30


Television

Holocaust Intersections: Genocide and Visual Culture at the New Millennium
Edited by Axel Bangert, Robert S. C. Gordon and Libby Saxton
Moving Image 4


The City

From Florence to the Heavenly City: The Poetry of Citizenship in Dante
Claire E. Honess
Italian Perspectives 13

Rome Eternal: The City As Fatherland
Guy Lanoue
Italian Perspectives 32   2015


Utopian thought

Pastoral Drama in Early Modern Italy: The Making of a New Genre
Lisa Sampson
Italian Perspectives 15


Epicurus (341-270 BCE), Athenian philosopher

Dante and Epicurus: A Dualistic Vision of Secular and Spiritual Fulfilment
George Corbett
Italian Perspectives 25


Dante Alighieri (1265-1321), Italian poet

Britain and Italy from Romanticism to Modernism: A Festschrift for Peter Brand
Edited by Martin McLaughlin

Dante in Oxford: The Paget Toynbee Lectures
Edited by Tristan Kay, Martin McLaughlin and Michelangelo Zaccarello

Dante the Lyric and Ethical Poet: Dante lirico e etico
Edited by Zygmunt G. Barański and Martin McLaughlin

Dante’s Plurilingualism: Authority, Knowledge, Subjectivity
Edited by Sara Fortuna, Manuele Gragnolati and Jürgen Trabant

Desire in Dante and the Middle Ages
Edited by Manuele Gragnolati, Tristan Kay, Elena Lombardi and Francesca Southerden

Metaphor in Dante
David Gibbons

Science and Literature in Italian Culture: From Dante to Calvino
Edited by Pierpaolo Antonello and Simon A. Gilson

From Florence to the Heavenly City: The Poetry of Citizenship in Dante
Claire E. Honess
Italian Perspectives 13

Dante and Epicurus: A Dualistic Vision of Secular and Spiritual Fulfilment
George Corbett
Italian Perspectives 25

Likenesses: Translation, Illustration, Interpretation
Matthew Reynolds
Studies In Comparative Literature 30


Giovanni Boccaccio (1313-75), Italian poet

Boccaccio and the Book: Production and Reading in Italy 1340-1520
Rhiannon Daniels
Italian Perspectives 19


Gil Vicente (c.1465-1536), Portuguese playwright

The Reinvention of Theatre in Sixteenth-Century Europe: Traditions, Texts and Performance
Edited by T. F. Earle and Catarina Fouto   March 2015


Torquato Tasso (1544-95), Italian poet

The Epic Rhetoric of Tasso: Theory and Practice
Maggie Günsberg


Miguel de Cervantes (1547-1616), Spanish novelist

Textual Wanderings: The Theory and Practice of Narrative Digression
Edited by Rhian Atkin


Giordano Bruno (1548-1600), Italian natural philosopher

Authority, Innovation and Early Modern Epistemology: Essays in Honour of Hilary Gatti
Edited by Martin McLaughlin, Ingrid Rowland and Elisabetta Tarantino   2015

Science and Literature in Italian Culture: From Dante to Calvino
Edited by Pierpaolo Antonello and Simon A. Gilson


Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio (1571-1610), Italian painter

Caravaggio in Film and Literature: Popular Culture’s Appropriation of a Baroque Genius
Laura Rorato
Italian Perspectives 30   August 2014


Laurence Sterne (1713-69), English novelist

Textual Wanderings: The Theory and Practice of Narrative Digression
Edited by Rhian Atkin


Ugo Foscolo (1778-1827), Italian/Greek poet and revolutionary

Ugo Foscolo and English Culture
Sandra Parmegiani
Italian Perspectives 20


Percy Bysshe Shelley (1792-1822), English poet

Leopardi and Shelley: Discovery, Translation and Reception
Daniela Cerimonia
Studies In Comparative Literature 34   2015


Giacomo Leopardi (1798-1837), Italian poet

Leopardi’s Nymphs: Grace, Melancholy, and the Uncanny
Fabio A. Camilletti
Italian Perspectives 28  

Leopardi and Shelley: Discovery, Translation and Reception
Daniela Cerimonia
Studies In Comparative Literature 34   2015


Robert Browning (1812-89), English poet

Likenesses: Translation, Illustration, Interpretation
Matthew Reynolds
Studies In Comparative Literature 30


John Ruskin (1819-1900), English critic

Britain and Italy from Romanticism to Modernism: A Festschrift for Peter Brand
Edited by Martin McLaughlin


Italo Svevo (1861-1928), Italian novelist

Biographies and Autobiographies in Modern Italy — A Festschrift for John Woodhouse
Edited by Martin McLaughlin and Peter Hainsworth

Giraffes in the Garden of Italian Literature: Modernist Embodiment in Italo Svevo, Federigo Tozzi and Carlo Emilio Gadda
Deborah Amberson
Italian Perspectives 22

Disrupted Narratives: Illness, Silence and Identity in Svevo, Pressburger and Morandini
Emma Bond
Italian Perspectives 24


Luigi Pirandello (1867-1936), Italian playwright

Authorial Echoes: Textuality and Self-Plagiarism in the Narrative of Luigi Pirandello
Catherine O’Rawe


Federigo Tozzi (1883-1920), Italian novelist

Giraffes in the Garden of Italian Literature: Modernist Embodiment in Italo Svevo, Federigo Tozzi and Carlo Emilio Gadda
Deborah Amberson
Italian Perspectives 22


Carlo Emilio Gadda (1893-1973), Italian novelist

Science and Literature in Italian Culture: From Dante to Calvino
Edited by Pierpaolo Antonello and Simon A. Gilson

Giraffes in the Garden of Italian Literature: Modernist Embodiment in Italo Svevo, Federigo Tozzi and Carlo Emilio Gadda
Deborah Amberson
Italian Perspectives 22

Gadda and Beckett: Storytelling, Subjectivity and Fracture
Katrin Wehling-Giorgi
Italian Perspectives 29   August 2014


Eugenio Montale (1896-1981), Italian poet

Biographies and Autobiographies in Modern Italy — A Festschrift for John Woodhouse
Edited by Martin McLaughlin and Peter Hainsworth

Eugenio Montale: The Poetry of the Later Years
Éanna Ó Ceallacháin


Eduardo De Filippo (1900-84), Italian playwright

Il teatro di Eduardo De Filippo: La crisi della famiglia patriarcale
Donatella Fischer
Italian Perspectives 17


Samuel Beckett (1906-89), Irish playwright

Gadda and Beckett: Storytelling, Subjectivity and Fracture
Katrin Wehling-Giorgi
Italian Perspectives 29   August 2014


Cesare Pavese (1908-50), Italian novelist

Secrets and Puzzles: Silence and the Unsaid in Contemporary Italian Writing
Nicoletta Simborowski


Elsa Morante (1912-85), Italian novelist

The Power of Disturbance: Elsa Morante’s Aracoeli
Edited by Sara Fortuna and Manuele Gragnolati


Aldo Moro (1916-78), Italian politician

Speaking Out and Silencing: Culture, Society and Politics in Italy in the 1970s
Edited by Anna Cento Bull and Adalgisa Giorgio
Italian Perspectives 12

Imagining Terrorism: The Rhetoric and Representation of Political Violence in Italy 1969-2009
Edited by Pierpaolo Antonello and Alan O’Leary
Italian Perspectives 18

Remembering Aldo Moro: The Cultural Legacy of the 1978 Kidnapping and Murder
Edited by Ruth Glynn and Giancarlo Lombardi
Italian Perspectives 23


Natalia Ginzburg (1916-91), Italian novelist

Secrets and Puzzles: Silence and the Unsaid in Contemporary Italian Writing
Nicoletta Simborowski


Primo Levi (1919-87), Italian writer

Biographies and Autobiographies in Modern Italy — A Festschrift for John Woodhouse
Edited by Martin McLaughlin and Peter Hainsworth

Secrets and Puzzles: Silence and the Unsaid in Contemporary Italian Writing
Nicoletta Simborowski


Italo Calvino (1923-85), Italian novelist

Image, Eye and Art in Calvino: Writing Visibility
Edited by Birgitte Grundtvig, Martin McLaughlin and Lene Waage Petersen


Francesca Sanvitale (1928-2011), Italian novelist

Secrets and Puzzles: Silence and the Unsaid in Contemporary Italian Writing
Nicoletta Simborowski


Edoardo Sanguineti (1930-2010), Italian writer and theorist

Edoardo Sanguineti: Literature, Ideology and the Avant-Garde
Edited by Paolo Chirumbolo and John Picchione
Italian Perspectives 26


Giorgio Pressburger (1937-), Italian novelist

Disrupted Narratives: Illness, Silence and Identity in Svevo, Pressburger and Morandini
Emma Bond
Italian Perspectives 24


Giuliana Morandini (1938-), Italian novelist

Disrupted Narratives: Illness, Silence and Identity in Svevo, Pressburger and Morandini
Emma Bond
Italian Perspectives 24