Sebastiano Vassalli





Sebastiano Vassalli

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born
in Genova, Italy
October 24, 1941

gender
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Born in 1941, he's a well known Italian novelist.
Sebastiano Vassalli nasce a Genova nel 1941 da madre toscana e padre lombardo, ma vive a Novara sin da bambino. Dopo il liceo si iscrive alla facoltà di lettere dell’Università di Milano, dove si laurea con Cesare Musatti con una tesi su “La psicanalisi e l’arte contemporanea”. Dal 1965 al 1979 si dedica all’insegnamento in parallelo ad un’intensa attività artistico letteraria.
Partecipa alle vicende della neoavanguardia con il “Gruppo ’63”, il cui intento è abbandonare il mondo critico-accademico per tentare nuove discipline (psicanalisi, strutturalismo, semiologia) e raccogliere l’eredità dell’avanguardia del primo Novecento.
Appartengono a questo periodo alcune prose sperimentali (“Narcisso”
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Average rating: 3.50 · 1,128 ratings · 80 reviews · 41 distinct works · Similar authors
La chimera
3.53 of 5 stars 3.53 avg rating — 708 ratings — published 1990 — 14 editions
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Un infinito numero. Virgili...
3.5 of 5 stars 3.50 avg rating — 66 ratings — published 1999 — 3 editions
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Marco e Mattio
3.38 of 5 stars 3.38 avg rating — 50 ratings — published 1992 — 3 editions
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La notte della cometa
3.65 of 5 stars 3.65 avg rating — 37 ratings3 editions
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Il Cigno
3.43 of 5 stars 3.43 avg rating — 37 ratings — published 1993 — 11 editions
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Le due chiese
3.92 of 5 stars 3.92 avg rating — 13 ratings — published 2010 — 3 editions
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Cuore di pietra
3.46 of 5 stars 3.46 avg rating — 24 ratings — published 1996 — 3 editions
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Archeologia del presente
3.1 of 5 stars 3.10 avg rating — 21 ratings — published 2001 — 4 editions
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L'oro del mondo
3.61 of 5 stars 3.61 avg rating — 18 ratings — published 1987 — 5 editions
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L'Italiano
3.23 of 5 stars 3.23 avg rating — 13 ratings — published 2007 — 2 editions
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