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La «disperazione delle passioni» nelle Ultime lettere di Jacopo Ortis

Valerio Vianello    Università Ca’ Foscari Venezia, Italia     ORCID iD



The present essay explores the concept of love, marriage and patriotism in the Ultime lettere di Jacopo Ortis. In Foscolo’s novel you meet unhappy and divided families, which reflect the misfortune of Italy. Thus the protagonist’s private life represents the situation and the fate of the entire nation.

keywords: Foscolo. Novel. Patriotism. Love. Passions.

Language: it

Published: Dec. 6, 2019
permalink: http://doi.org/10.30687/978-88-6969-344-1/008

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