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The Experience of Exile Described Italian Writers: From Cicero Through Dante and Machiavelli Down to Carlo Levi by David Marsh

The Experience of Exile Described

Italian Writers: From Cicero Through Dante and Machiavelli Down to Carlo Levi by David Marsh

Published June 30th 2014
ISBN : 9780773445826
Unknown Binding
277 pages
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This book identifies the historical and social context of the experience of exile and the degree to which the condition of being exiled influenced literary production of those forced to undergo it.A fascinating study examining how the legal governmental policy of exile can act as a catalyst in the transformation of the person OCyexiledOCO from martyr to hero and how the exile process becomes the social -historical instrument that inspires the creative writing of great Italian masterpieces in poetry, rhetoric and philosophy.