Roots and Beginnings

This volume focuses on issues of roots and their manifold elaboration. Its essays are concerned with works and topics relevant to the founding phase of post-colonial literatures, the origins of specific literary genres, and their later development. The post-colonial authors examined here include Janet Frame, Mudrooroo, Derek Walcott, Patrick White and Zo Wicomb, amongst others, while the closing section is dedicated to Lady Gregory's pioneering role in the Celtic Revival. An outcome of the second AISLI Conference, held in Spilimbergo in October 2002 , Roots and Beginnings offers contributions by Donatella Abbate Badin, Serena Baiesi, Matteo Baraldi, Shaul Bassi, Franca Bernabei, Simona Bertacco, Michela Bertilorenzi, Monica Bungaro, Melita Cataldi, Roberta Cimarosti, Fausto Ciompi, Carmen Concilio, Elena Cotta Ramusino, Carla De Petris, Alberta Fabris Grube, Fiorenzo Fantaccini, Adalinda Gasparini, Maria Paola Guarducci, Bernard Hickey, Elsa Linguanti, Paola Loreto, Giulio Marra, Annalisa Oboe, Francesca Romana Paci, Lia Pacinotti, Monica Randaccio, Biancamaria Rizzardi, Katherine Russo, Deborah Saidero, Giovanna Tallone, Viktoria Tchernichova and Michela Vanon Alliata.

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