• 19 Aprile 2021

    Arturo Cattaneo racconta Literary Journeys

    Obiettivi Literary Journeys nasce da un viaggio attraverso la letteratura di lingua inglese, da intraprendere con gli occhi e la sensibilità di chi vive nel XXI secolo. Il risultato è una antologia, che parte dalla consapevolezza delle difficoltà che si incontrano in un percorso di studi tanto affascinante quanto impegnativo, e propone una serie di…
  • 19 Marzo 2021

    Letteratura inglese - Justice and Racial Discrimination in The Merchant of Venice and Othello

    Obiettivi Shakespeare’s two Venetian plays are notable, among other things, for being centred on a problem of racial discrimination. This was not the main reading of the plays until well into the nineteenth century but has become increasingly so in modern times. Shakespeare’s dealing with a racial problem clearly emerges from the text, as well…
  • 16 Aprile 2021

    Letteratura inglese - The Effects of Scientific Manipulation on Humans: Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde

    Obiettivi: Robert Louis Stevenson’s best-known novel is a mystery story of the kind highly popular at the time of its publication. Its mystery story features are clear from its title, language and plot, but the novel is also about the effects of scientific manipulation on humans: as such, it raised (and it still raises) ethical…
  • 29 Marzo 2022

    The Effects of Scientific Manipulation on Humans: Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde

    Robert Louis Stevenson’s best-known novel is a mystery story of the kind highly popular at the time of its publication. Its mystery story features are clear from its title, language and plot, but the novel is also about the effects of scientific manipulation on humans: as such, it raised (and it still raises) ethical problems that owed much…
  • 09 Febbraio 2022

    Romantic Ecology and Mass Tourism: Wordsworth, Thomas Hardy, Derek Walcott

    Il Tema English Romantic writers were not simply singing the beauties of an idyllic countryside: they were seriously concerned with the risk of playing foul with the environment, as the Industrial Revolution was all too plainly doing in England. This is reflected in the poetry of William Wordsworth and the writings of several other authors…