Beyond the Family Romance: The Legend of Pascoli
University of Toronto Press, 2007 - 203页
Giovanni Pascoli (1855-1912) is one of Italy's most canonical and beloved poets. In Beyond the Family Romance, Maria Truglio offers fresh insight into the uncanny qualities of Pascoli's domestic verse. As suggested by the Freudian title, this study opens a dialogue between Pascoli's literature and Freud's theories, with a particular focus on each author's interrogation of origins. Through close readings and historical contextualization, themes of regression, memory, and other manifestations of 'origins' are analyzed, moving Pascoli's poetry beyond the biographical strictures that have hitherto confined it.
Truglio's post-structuralist readings question the dichotomy between 'safety within the home' and the 'threatening outside world,' revealing the ambivalences with which images of the home are fraught in Pascoli's poetry. In addition to the sustained comparison with Freud's writing, Beyond the Family Romance explores parallels between Pascoli's work and such writers as Tarchetti, Boito, Poe, and Invernizio. Rethinking the concept of the fanciullino ('little child'), Truglio shows that Pascoli's poetry enacts a symbiosis between the logic of the rational modern adult and the mythic vision of the child.
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The Italian rendering of ' We Are Seven , ' the beginning of which is reproduced
above , is the only translation from William ... Pascoli ' s choice of this particular
poem to translate seems motivated not by the fact that it was Wordsworth ' s best
He quotes ( in Italian translation ) lines six and seven of Virgil ' s Latin eclogue : '
torna la Vergine già , il buon tempo è già di Saturno : / genere d ' uomini nuovo
dai ceruli culmini scende ' [ ' iam redit et uirgo , redeunt Saturnia regna , / iam ...
The Poemi conviviali is the only collection of Pascoli ' s poetry that has been
translated into English in its entirety : Giovanni Pascoli : Convivial Poems ,
translated by Egidio Lunardi and Robert ... translation , a brief introduction , and