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Author Fortuna, Sara

Title The Power of Disturbance : Elsa Morante's ""Aracoeli""
Published Leeds : Taylor and Francis, 2009


Description 1 online resource (202 pages)
Contents Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Acknowledgements; Notes on the Contributors; 1 Introduction; Part I: language and (inter- )subjectivity; 2 Between affection and Discipline: Exploring linguistic Tensions from Dante to Aracoeli; Dante and Language; Aracoeli; Totetaco's Maternal Eden; Quartieri Alti: The Fall into Paternal Order; Returning to Rome: An Epilogue under the Sign of the Father; Notes to Chapter 2; 3 Seeing and Telling: a namorphosis, Relational Identity, and Other Perspectival Perplexities in Aracoeli; Notes to Chapter 3
4 Resisting Paranoia: Poesis and Politics in AracoeliFirst and Last Words; Empty Transgression; Resisting Paranoia; Part II: Psychoanalysis; 5 'The lover of a Hybrid': Memory and Fantasy in Aracoeli; Notes to Chapter 5; 6 Scene madri: Psychoanalytic Visions from Aracoeli to Volver; Notes to Chapter 6; 7 Baubo -- another and additional name of aracoeli: Morante's Queer Feminism; Names; Manuele alias Vittorio Emanuele Maria; Aracoeli; The Sting of the Giant Wasp; Notes to Chapter 7; Intermezzo; 8 Staging the Passion of Aracoeli; Towards a Voice-led Theatre; The music of Aracoeli
Aracoeli or the Double TongueThe Passion of Aracoeli; Notes to Chapter 8; 9 Aracoeli and gadda's La cognizione del dolore: Disturbed Sons, Disturbing Mothers; Notes to Chapter 9; 10 Politics and Sexuality in Pasolini' Petrolio s; Notes to Chapter 10; 11 Between Italy and Spain: The Tragedy of History and the Salvific Power of love in Elsa Morante and María Zambrano; Borders and History; Elsa Morante and María Zambrano: Towards a Spiritual Ref lection of Evil and Agony in Europe; Notes to Chapter 11; Part IV: Religion
12 The Womb of Dreams: Cabbalistic Themes and Images in Elsa Morante's AracoeliDream; Moses' Basket and the Vision of the Indian Maiden; The Garden of Eden; The Tree of Life; Luminous Darkness; The Masculine and the Feminine Principles; Notes to Chapter 12; 13 Morante and Weil: The aporiae of History and the End of the Fairy Tale; Weil and the F.P.: Senza i conforti della religione; The Angel of History: Memory and Clairvoyance; Daughters of Zion: The Voices in the Song of Songs; A Passion without Resurrection; The End of the Fairy Tale and the Aporiae of History; Notes to Chapter 13
14 Indian Traces: Aracoeli, Pasolini's L'odore dell'India, and Moravia'Un'idea sdell'IndiaNotes to Chapter 14; Bibliography; Works by Elsa Morante; Other Works; Index
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Subject Morante, Elsa, 1912-1985. Aracoeli -- Congresses
Italian fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism -- Congresses
Italian fiction
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Gragnolati, Manuele
ISBN 9781351541398