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Leopardi: Geometric Sound of Infinity

Leopardi: Geometric Sound of Infinity

Italian Cultural Institute,London  THURSDAY APRIL 3, 6.30pm  Giacomo Leopardi’s poem is not just a text of extraordinary depth, strong philosophical ideas and new discoveries and interpretations to come. It is also and above all a system of sound combinations whose origin goes back to Petrarca’s style and influence; indeed the letters and syllables give rise to a song which is…

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