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Bassani riesce ad attirarti nell’acquario mentale del protagonista e farne una camera oscura in cui prendono vita scorci e immagini capaci di raccontare un momento di trapasso vassani storico e biografico, in un gioco di riflessi a tratti crudo, impietoso. Corruption is a strange thing, one associates with politicians and gangsters; Bassani shows that it is a fact of life even in schools.
Dietro la porta Il romanzo di Ferrara 4 by Giorgio Bassani. His first volume of poems, Storie dei poveri amanti e altri versi, appeared in ; a second, Te lucis ante, followed in To ask other readers questions about Dietro la portaplease sign up.
Those boys took their studies seriously.
Josh Redman rated it really liked it Dec 25, Barry rated it really liked it Mar 03, Dileda rated it really liked it Nov 04, The story of a betrayal between 3 boys, told in the first person, takes place between and ; anti-Semitism in Italy was already evident. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Mar 28, Frabe rated it really liked it.
Steve Freyne rated it really liked it Jan 25, Refresh and try again. Preview — Dietro la porta by Giorgio Bassani. Roman Helinski rated it really liked it Jul 20, The best known part, and perhaps Bassani’s masterpiece, is The Diwtro of the Finzi-Continis, and this short story of schoolboy friendships and rivalries has many similar elements, notably the elegiac tone and the gradual revelation of the impact of Fascist anti-Semitic prejudice on young lives in 30s Italy.
He edited the literary review Botteghe oscure for Princess Marguerite Caetani from its founding in until it halted publication in Jeff rated it really liked it Mar 22, Return to Book Page.
This portrait of the private school in the American sense was fascinating. Books by Giorgio Bassani. Together with stories from Cinque storie ferraresi reworked and under the new title Dentro le mura it was to be form part of a series of works known collectively as Il romanzo di Ferrara which explored the town, with its Christian and Jewish elements, its perspectives and its landscapes.
Un romanzo di formazione nel quale la perdita dell’innocenza avviene con una specie dietrro leggerezza implacabile. They moved to Florence for a brief period, living under assumed names, then at the end of the year, to Rome, where he would spend the rest of his life. The characters in this book are truly unforgettable. Enrico Maria Faltoni rated it really liked it Apr 10, Open Preview See a Problem?
Trivia About Behind the Door. A stirring novella, vietro in the early ‘s in Italy reminds me a bit of Philip Roth’s writing, with its observations, emerging adolescence, and masked betrayls. Bassani was born in Bologna into a prosperous Jewish family of Ferrara, where he spent his childhood with his mother Dora, father Enrico a doctorbrother Paolo, and sister Jenny.
As a Jew inhowever, poeta opportunities were now limited and he became a schoolteacher in the Jewish School of Ferrara in via Vignatagliata. Music had been his first great passion and he considered a career as a pianist; however literature soon became the foc Bassani was born in Bologna into a prosperous Jewish family of Ferrara, where he spent his childhood with his mother Dora, father Enrico a doctorbrother Paolo, and sister Jenny.
Greg rated it really liked it Dec 31, Bassani is known for the novel, The Garden of Finzi-Contini which was made into a well-regarded movie. Actually, the things that weren’t said spoke louder than the things baseani were.
Cem Koca rated it really liked it Dec 14, Un Bassani alquanto severo, dunque, forse troppo, con se stesso In the same year he became editor of Paragone, a journal founded by Bassain and his wife Anna Banti. Dec 25, Bassani passed away inand was buried in the Jewish Cemetery in Ferrara.
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A shout out to New York Review of Books — this would be a great book to be re-discovered. The best known part, and perhaps Bassani’s masterpiece, is The Garden of the Finzi-Co Bassani’s Ferrara series, in this new translation by Jamie McKendrick, has been an ongoing Penguin project for several years, and the collection has now been completed by the recent publication of The Heron, which I already have on the to-read shelf.
As an editorial director of Feltrinelli Bassani was responsible for the posthumous publication in of Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa’s Il Gattopardo, a novel which had been rejected by Elio Vittorini at Mondadori, and also by Einaudi, but which became one of the great successes of post-war Italian literature. See 1 question about Dietro la porta….
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