The course requires a knowledge of the history of literary criticism and of the theory of twentieth-century literature.
The course aims to achieve a thorough knowledge of the history of critique and the theory of twentieth century literature, but also of the publishing industry, in view of a competent application of the specific linguistic and cultural tools required by the discipline
The course requires an in-depth analysis of the art of walking as a way of critically deconstructing the world in some fundamental authors from the ‘700 to the 900 (Rousseau, Walser, Sebald), not without a reflection on the publishing market.
Manual knowledge of the history of literary criticism and the theory of twentieth-century literature.
J.J. Rousseau, Fantasticheria del passeggiatore solitario, BUR Rizzoli, [pp. 197-330]
W. G. Sebald, Soggiorno in una casa di campagna, Adelphi, pp. 155
W.G. Sebald, Gli anelli di Saturno, Adelphi, pp. 306
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