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Elsa Morante, tra storia e sortilegi di Carola Susani

Elsa Morante, tra storia e sortilegi di Carola Susani

Elsa Morante crossed and marked the Italian literary Twentieth century, Carola Susani defines her «a necessary teacher».

In a chronological path that analyses the most important works of Elsa Morante – Lying and spell, The island of Arturo, The world saved by kids, History, Aracoeli – Carola Susani highlights the themes dear to the author in an evolution which always involves also the transformations of the narrative voices and finally well underlines the intellectual role that Elsa Morante had towards the society of her time.



Genre: Biographies/autobiographies/memoirs

Publishing house:

La Nuova Frontiera Junior

Year of publication: 2019

Published in: Roma

Number of pages: 96

Price: 13,50

ISBN: 9788898519712

Foreign rights manager: Clementina Liuzzi Literary Agency

Premi: Finalista al Premio Rapallo-Carige // Vincitrice del premio per la letteratura di viaggio L’albatros - Città di Palestrina 2012 // Vincitore del Premio Opera di Narrativa - Premio Prata // Vincitrice del Premio Lo Straniero 2012

Elsa Morante, tra storia e sortilegi di Carola Susani

Carola Susani

Carola Susani writes for adults and children, leads reading and writing workshops and she is part of the ’Piccoli Maestri’ association.  The latest novel for adults is Terrapiena (minimum fax, 2020); for children wrote Il licantropo (Feltrinelli, 2002), Cola Pesce (Feltrinelli, 2004), Susan la piratessa (Laterza, 2014). With La Nuova Frontiera Junior she rewrote the classical tales: Miti romani, Eneide, Odissea.