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Author Holmes, Deborah, 1973-

Title Ignazio Silone in exile : writing and antifascism in Switzerland, 1929-1944 / Deborah Holmes
Published Aldershot, Hants, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, [2005]
©2005
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 213 pages : illustrations.)
Series Warwick studies in the humanities
Warwick studies in the humanities.
Contents 1. Introduction : Silone in the context of comparative exile research -- 2. conditions of literary exile in Switzerland, 1929-44 -- 3. Silone's role in the Swiss left-wing press : social politics and technology in information, 1932-34 -- 4. reception and rewriting of Brot und Wein/Pane e Vino : 'the story of the human race ... ever-changing and unchanging' -- 5. Silone's role in the Swiss left-wing press : literature and society in Die Zeit, Das Freie Wort and Der Aufbau, (1936-44) -- 6. Dialogue versus demagogy : Silone's evolving critique of fascism and the dictator figure -- 7. Conclusion : 'the choice of comrades'
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 191-205) and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Silone, Ignazio, 1900-1978 -- Exile -- Switzerland.
Silone, Ignazio, 1900-1978.
Anti-fascist movements -- Switzerland
Authors, Italian -- 20th century -- Biography.
Anti-fascist movements.
Authors, Italian.
Exile (Punishment)
Switzerland.
Genre/Form Biographies.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1315252759
1351928996
1351929003
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