Mapping Complexity: Literature and Science in the Works of Italo Calvino
This book presents an analysis of the dialogue of literature and science that forms a central part of the work of Italo Calvino, one of Italy's best known contemporary authors. It provides an in-depth study of Calvino's interest in scientific models and methods and the ways these have informed his narratives.
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Italo Calvino an author between modernity
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