By Stanislao G. Pugliese
One of the most important figures of twentieth-century eu literature, Ignazio Silone (1900–78) is the topic of this award-winning new biography via the famous Italian historian Stanislao G. Pugliese.
A founding member of the Italian Communist get together, Silone took up writing in basic terms after being expelled from the PCI and garnered quick good fortune together with his first ebook, Fontamara, the main influential and broadly translated paintings of antifascism within the Thirties. In global struggle II, the U.S. military published unauthorized types of it, in addition to Silone's Bread and Wine, and allotted them all through Italy throughout the country's Nazi career. through the chilly struggle, he was once an outspoken opponent of Soviet oppression and used to be two times thought of for the Nobel Prize in Literature.
Twenty years after his dying, Silone was once the item of controversy while experiences arose indicating that he have been an informant for the Fascist police. Pugliese's biography, the main accomplished paintings on Silone through a ways and the 1st full-length biography to be released in English, evaluates all of the facts and paints a portrait of a fancy determine whose existence and paintings endure topics with modern relevance and resonance. Bitter Spring, the winner of the 2008 Fraenkel Prize in modern heritage, is a memorable biography of 1 of the 20 th century's maximum writers opposed to totalitarianism in all its types, set amid essentially the most stricken moments in sleek background.
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