Genres and history of the italian language (p) (2016/2017)

Course code
4S02895
Name of lecturer
Massimo Natale
Coordinator
Massimo Natale
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Academic sector
L-FIL-LET/10 - ITALIAN LITERATURE
Language of instruction
Italian
Period
Sem. IIA dal Feb 27, 2017 al Apr 22, 2017.

Lesson timetable

Sem. IIA
Day Time Type Place Note
Monday 4:50 PM - 6:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall 1.1  
Wednesday 4:50 PM - 6:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall SPA  
Friday 11:50 AM - 1:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall T.4  

Learning outcomes

The aim of the course is to deepen the knowledge of a specific genre in the italian literary tradition, through the close examination of a representative period, author or work.

Syllabus

STORY OF A SOUL: READING LEOPARDI'S "CANTI"

- Primary texts:
G. Leopardi, Canti, a cura di L. Felici, Newton Compton; oppure a cura di F. Bandini, Garzanti.

- Secondary texts:
-C. Colaiacomo, Canti, in Letteratura italiana Einaudi, a cura di A. Asor Rosa, vol. III.
-M. Santagata, Le canzoni come ‘romanzo ideologico’, in Id., Quella celeste naturalezza. Le canzoni e gli idilli di Leopardi, Il mulino
-L. Blasucci, Paragrafi sull’Infinito e I segnali dell’infinito, in Id., Leopardi e i segnali dell’infinito, Il mulino

- Course notes. Additional readings will be pointed out during the classes.

*Students not attending classes: choice of 5 essays in "Lectura leopardiana", ed. by A. Maglione, Marsilio

Assessment methods and criteria

oral exam

Student opinions - 2015/2016


Statistics about transparency requirements (Attuazione Art. 2 del D.M. 31/10/2007, n. 544)

Data from AA 2016/2017 are not available yet