Intro Study Italian Literature

Introduction to Italian Literaure

In this course we will read and discuss texts spanning all periods of Italian literature and exploring all major literary forms: poetry, prose (narrative and expositional), and theater (in prose and in verse). Students will gain an understanding of the sweep of Italian literature, while sharpening their reading and analytical skills, as well as their ability to express themselves in Italian. (1 Unit)

Required Texts: Letteratura italiana per stranieri. Nuova edizione
A cura di: Paolo E. Balboni - Anna Biguzzi
Il sentiero dei nidi di ragno di I. Calvino
La casa in collina di C. Pavese

* Students are encouraged to take advantage of the theatrical workshops conducted by Isabella Carloni, the workshop on Italian political songs by Silvia Cresti and the folkdance workshop held by Michela Musolino.
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ITAL 3359

All Sections in Summer 2012, LS 7 Week Session

Summer 2012, LS 7 Week Session

ITAL3359A-L12 Lecture (Borgotallo)