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Matelda in the Terrestrial Paradise
(Department of Languages, Flinders University, 2002-03)
This analysis of the enigmatic figure of Matelda, guardian of the Terrestrial Paradise in Dante's Purgatorio, considers both the unresolved question of Matelda's historical identity, in particular whether Dante is alluding ...
Io non ho paura by Niccolò Ammaniti (2001) [review]
(Department of Languages, Flinders University, 2003-12)
A review of 'Io non ho paura' (I'm Not Scared) by Niccolò Ammaniti published by Einaudi 2001. ISBN 88-06-14210-0 (Italian), ISBN 1 877008 46 X (English). In the torrid summer of 1978, while the grown-ups take refuge indoors ...
Montedidio. Erri De Luca (2001) [review]
(Department of Languages, Flinders University, 2004-11)
A review of 'Montedidio' by Erri De Luca published by Feltrinelli 2001. ISBN 88-07-01600-1. In 2001, the appearance of two luminous novels about boyhood rites of passage and the loss of innocence caught the imagination of ...