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Mapping Complexity Literature and Science in the Works of Italo Calvino by Kerstin Pilz
  

Mapping Complexity Literature and Science in the Works of Italo Calvino

Part of the Troubador Italian Studies Series

Synopsis

Mapping Complexity Literature and Science in the Works of Italo Calvino by Kerstin Pilz

This book presents an analysis of the dialogue of literature and science that forms a central part of the work of Italo Calvino, one of Italy's best known contemporary authors. It provides an in-depth study of Calvino's interest in scientific models and methods and the ways these have informed his narratives.

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A very successful attempt at creating an epistemological map of the labyrinth that constitutes our contemporary culture. * Journal of Modern Italian Studies *


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Publication date

16th December 2004

Author

Kerstin Pilz

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Publisher

Troubador Publishing

Format

Paperback
210 pages

Categories

Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers
Literary studies: from c 1900 -

ISBN

9781904744207

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