"Sozzo a vedere": corpo e tabu' nell'ultimo Leopardi

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A close analysis of a late poem by Leopardi, informed by the anthropological work on dirt by Mary Douglas and by that on skin conducted by Didier Anzieu.


Translated title of the contributionFilthy to the sight: body and taboo in the late Leopardi
Original languageItalian
Title of host publicationLa prospettiva antroplogica nel pensiero e nella poesia di Giacomo Leopardi
Publication statusPublished - 2010


  • Leopardi, Mary Douglas, Didier Anzieu