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  Volume 124, Number 1, January 2009 (Italian Issue)

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In Memoriam: Eduardo Saccone

p. vi

Small Talk: A New Reading of Marco Polo's Il milione

pp. 1-22

Like Fathers like Sons: Theories on the Origins of the City in Late Medieval Florence

pp. 23-44

Resurrecting Dante's Florence: Figural Realism in the Decameron and the Esposizioni

pp. 45-65

Scholar Saints and Boccaccio's Trattatello in laude di Dante

pp. 66-85

Petrarch's Rome: The History of the Africa and the Renaissance Project

pp. 86-102

Per una riattribuzione di un opuscolo ottocentesco su Mambrino Roseo da Fabriano

pp. 103-110

Aeneas Silvius Piccolomini's Chrysis: Prurient Pastime—or Something More?

pp. 111-136

Theatrical Spinning: Ricciarda and Ugo Foscolo's Campaign For Fame

pp. 137-157

Hygiene in the Harem: The Orientalism of Cristina di Belgioioso

pp. 158-176

From Letter to Literature: Giovanni Verga, Matilde Serao and Late Nineteenth-Century Epistolary Fiction

pp. 177-194

From Lexicon to Symbol: The Role of Petrarch in the Building of Montale's Poetics in Ossi di Seppia

pp. 195-212

Journey as Stasis: A Reading of Montale's Early Poetics

pp. 213-235

Parlando la lingua della Mosca: Gli Xenia e la morte tra dimensione domestica e trauma epistemologico

pp. 236-253

Ricordi figurativi ne La stanza del Vescovo di Piero Chiara

pp. 254-268

Corpi estranei and Moving Stereotypes: Pier Paolo Pasolini and the Trauma of the Other in L'odore dell'India

pp. 269-292

The Privilege of Memory Goes to the Women: Melania Mazzucco and the Narrative of the Italian Migration

pp. 293-315


Women and the Making of Poetry in Ariosto's Orlando furioso (review)

pp. 316-318

Quixotic Frescoes: Cervantes and Italian Renaissance Art (review)

pp. 318-319

The Travels and Journal of Ambrosio Bembo (review)

pp. 319-321

La farmacia degli incurabili. Da Collodi a Calvino (review)

pp. 322-324

The Tigress in the Snow: Motherhood and Literature in Twentieth-Century Italy (review)

pp. 324-326

The Value of Worthless Lives: Writing Italian American Immigrant Autobiographies (review)

pp. 326-328

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