Lezioni americane: sei proposte per il prossimo millennio

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  1. Riku Sayuj Riku Sayuj says:

    This is a series of lectures and in each of them Calvino takes it upon himself to recommend to the next millennium a particular literary value which he holds dear, and has tried to embody in his work That way this book becomes not only a manifesto on how to write but also a guide to interpreting Cal

  2. Ahmad Sharabiani Ahmad Sharabiani says:

    Lezioni americane sei proposte per il prossimo millennio Six Memos for the Next Millennium, Italo CalvinoSix Memos for the Next Millennium is a book based on a series of lectures written by Italo Calvino for the Charles Eliot Norton Lectures at Harvard, but never delivered as Calvino died before leav

  3. Simona Bartolotta Simona Bartolotta says:

    English review at the bottom Per spiegarvi perch bisognerebbe leggere questo saggio a tutti, anche a chi di letteratura non gliene importa e non ne mastica, user una citazione, una soltanto.Siamo nella prima lezione, Leggerezza Uno degli emblemi di questo valore per Calvino il Cavalcanti protagonista

  4. Forrest Forrest says:

    Let s start with the fact that Italo Calvino is one of my favorite writers of all time His crystalline surrealism, easy tone at least in translation , and whimsical subjects by which I mean situations and characters, inclusive are, to me, compelling To say that I went into this book with a favorable vi

  5. Jonfaith Jonfaith says:

    I would not be so drastic I think we are always searching for something hidden or merely potential or hypothetical, following its traces whenever they appear on the surface I think our basic mental processes have come down to us through every period of history, ever since our Paleolithic forefathers, wh

  6. L.S. Popovich L.S. Popovich says:

    Calvino s lectures, prepared but not delivered late in his career, are just as thought provoking as his fiction He discusses some key, broad aspects of literature, and his personal discoveries of certain propulsive forces in writing His discussion of Multiplicity I found most interesting, and the way he

  7. Sumirti Singaravel Sumirti Singaravel says:

    INTERVIEWER What place, if any at all, does delirium have in your working life ITALO CALVINO Delirium Let s assume I answer, I am always rational Whatever I say or write, everything is subject to reason, clarity, and logic What would you think of me You d think I m completely blind when it comes to mysel

  8. Nick Nick says:

    Calvino is just so effortlessly wonderful He and literature have a very intimate relationship and she tells him secrets about herself that no one else gets to hear Until now Calvino spills the beans on what are the qualities he feels are most important to the literature of the future lightness, quickness,

  9. Nate D Nate D says:

    Italo Calvino, given the meticulousness and conceptual cohesion of his storytelling, is an unsurprisingly lucid theorist as well Among his final works, these five essays were drawn from lectures he he was prevented from delivering by his death in 1985, each covering a different literary trait he most valued

  10. Jim Coughenour Jim Coughenour says:

    After posting a couple grumbling reviews, I owe the world of authors some gratitude I first read Calvino s little book in 1988 and periodically I pick it up and read parts of it again Six Memos are actually five lectures illuminating the qualities Calvino most valued in fiction lightness, quickness, exactitu

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