Basic knowledge of the history of culture in the age of XXth century.
The Course aims to illustrate the relationship between science and literature, with particular reference to the works of Primo Levi, one of the most important italian writer of the second half XXth century.
The Course aims to illustrate the relationship between science and literature in Primo Levi’s works.
The Course aims to study Primo Levi’s works such as If this is a man (1947) and The Periodic Table (1975). And so to show the narrow bond between science and literature in Primo Levi, writer and chemist.
P. Levi, Se questo è un uomo; Id. I sommersi e i salvati; Id., Il sistema periodico; E. Ferrero, Primo Levi. La vita, le opere (Einaudi)
Timetable: Wed., Thu., Fri. 11-13; starting from Wed. 18 February 2015.
Receiving hours: First and Second semester: Thu., from 9 to 11