“The sexiest and most enjoyable book of the year.” -Dean Kuipers, LA Times ” Because it is such unabashed fun, it makes a sharp commentary on current writing. La Cazzaria, a Sienese dialogue written sometime between and ,is a dirty little book. As indicated by the English translation of its Italian title, this is a. Get the La Cazzaria at Microsoft Store and compare products with the latest customer reviews and ratings. Download or ship for free. Free returns.
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Theacrob marked it as to-read Jan 31, A Life Sacred and Profane. The review must be at least 50 characters long.
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Project MUSE – La Cazzaria: The Book of the Prick (review)
No, cancel Yes, report it Thanks! Moulton is thoroughly engaged with the text, not [End Page ] only with its language and tone, but also with its place in histories of politics, sexuality, and philosophy. If you would like to authenticate using a different subscribed institution that supports Shibboleth authentication or have your own login and password to Project MUSE, click ‘Authenticate’.
Ratings and Reviews 0 0 star ratings 0 reviews. Yet Moulton is the first to translate the dialogue into English, a task he assumes with no little investment. Cazaria the odd digressions is also one on ‘Why No One Today Has Profound Knowledge’, complaining about the lack of scholarship and interest in learning of the time — some of which is more interesting than the sexual ramblings.
It does not, in fact, seem at all erotic, though buggery-fans may find otherwise.
The Humanist World of Cqzzaria Florence. Ian Frederick Moulton, author of Before Pornography: It is also about assholes, cunts, and balls to use the rude expletives translated from the Italianabout their relationship to one another and their relationship to church and state. Publisher Taylor and Francis. Lists with This Book. The book is in the form of a dialogue, with Arsiccio doing most of the explaining and Sodo mainly asking questions.
The Decameron Third Day in Perspective. Abby Bartle added it Jan 25, La Cazzaria is raunchy, anti-clerical, misogynistic, elitist, parodic, and deeply invested in both Sienese politics and philosophical debates over proper objects of scholarly study.
No one’s rated or reviewed this product yet. Com marked it as cazzsria Apr 30, Project MUSE Mission Project MUSE promotes the creation and dissemination of essential humanities and social science resources through collaboration with libraries, publishers, and scholars worldwide.
Aldo Manuzio Aldus Manutius: La cazzaria – Deutschland. The book is remarkable for its frank discussions of sexuality and explicit homoeroticism-especially when compared to other writings of the period-and for its sophisticated treatment of sexual and political power. Content protection This content is DRM protected.
We’ll publish them on our site once we’ve dazzaria them. Maximilien Norton marked it as to-read Dec 07, Close Report a review At Kobo, we try to ensure that published reviews do not contain rude or profane language, spoilers, or any of our reviewer’s personal information. Yet, even though the answers to these In lieu of an abstract, here is a brief excerpt of the content: Chi ama i libri sceglie Kobo e inMondadori.
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