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Rated 0 points - posted 8 years ago by irina in category Books.
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Dante Alighieri Report Abuse
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Giovanni Boccaccio Report Abuse
After studying in Florence and Naples law and banking, Boccaccio finds his true vocation, poetry. His „Decameron“ is played even in the present in theatres all over the world.
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Carlo Goldoni Report Abuse
Carlo Goldoni used to live in Venice, there he wrote many playwrites. Most of them are played and enjoyed now as they were at that time, because all his comedies have immortal humor.
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Luigi Pirandello Report Abuse
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Italo Svevo Report Abuse
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Italo Calvino Report Abuse
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Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa Report Abuse
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Ludovico Ariosto Report Abuse
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Gabriele d'Annunzio Report Abuse
He inspired the following Italian writer generation. He was both loved and hated by the public. Loved, because of his poetry and novels, and hated because of the connection he had with the fascist movement.
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Carlo Levi Report Abuse
Although Levi studied medicine and he practiced as a physician, his antifascist beliefs made him write, first as a journalists, than a long line of novels.
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Leonardo Sciascia Report Abuse
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Alberto Moravia Report Abuse
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Umberto Eco Report Abuse
Umberto Eco is one of the most famous Italian writers. His most famous work is „The name of the Rose“. But he wrote in many more domains than fiction: academic text, mostly semiotics, children’s books, philosophy and anthropology.
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