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Carte Italiane (Series 2, Volume 10) 2015 By Carte Italiane
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CARTE ITALIANE is a graduate student publication of the Italian Department at the University of California, Los Angeles. Since its inception in the 1979-1980 academic year, the journal has been... More > dedicated to publishing the work of graduate students and professors in the field of Italian cultural studies.< Less
Carte Italiane - Journal of Italian Studies (Series 2, Volume 9) 2014 By Carte Italiane
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This issue seeks to explore the ways in which certain opposing notions – integrity versus corruption, morality versus transgression – have shaped Italy, and how Italians have lived,... More > negotiated, and investigated these dichotomies. Specifically, this issue examines how these conflicting ideas have coexisted in the minds of Italians throughout history. How were poets like Petrarch and Dante able to reconcile their transcendent faith with their earthly desires? What effect did the decadence of the medieval Church have on Italian religiosity? Why did Italians so readily accept the limits of Mussolini’s totalitarian moral system? And what have marginalized authors done to transgress these boundaries? How is Italy still struggling to reconcile its history of domineering patriarchy with feminist and student movements? The papers in this issue seek to address the intersections of integrity/corruption and morality/transgression in the Italian context from the Middle Ages to today.< Less

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Genius Matters Genius Matters By Angela Maiers
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