Literature not at its best: 90s Italy

 

Academic Pietro Neglie describes the influence of American literary minimalism on Italian writers in the 1990s.

Storyteller: Pietro Neglie

Date of Story: Early 1990s
Location of Story: Italy
Location: Udine, Italy
Date: 1 February, 2016

This post is part of a collaboration with author Davide Rubini to collect the stories of Italy in the aftermath of the “Bribesville” (Tangentopoli) scandals of the 1990s. Find out more about Rubini’s new novel,  il fischio finale (The Final Blow).