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Author: Antonio Porta

Antonio Porta, pseudonym of Leo Paolazzi, was born in Vicenza in 1935, but lived in Milan most of his life. In addition to his noteworthy career as a member of the Italian Neo-Avant-garde, specifically a founding member of Gruppo 63 and the Novissimi, he wrote literary criticism for various newspapers and magazines, and taught literature at the Università di Bologna, the Università di Pavia and the Università di Roma, La Sapienza, as well as Yale University. He died of a heart attack in Milan in 1989.

Dreams and Other Infidelities
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Dreams and Other Infidelities

Xenos Books

Fiction. Translated from the Italian by Anthony Molino. One of the most original and provocative writers of postwar Italy, Porta created work marked by an open-ended search for meaning and authenticity through dreams and imagination. His stories jou...

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Kisses, Dreams & Other Infidelities
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Kisses, Dreams & Other Infidelities

Xenos Books

Poetry. Fiction. Translated from the Italian by Anthony Molino. This collection combines two books: Kisses from Another Dream, a series of uninhibited and sometimes shocking poetic commentaries; and Dreams & Other Infidelities, a collection of dream...

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Piercing the Page: Selected Poems 1958-1989
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Piercing the Page: Selected Poems 1958-1989

Otis Books | Seismicity Editions

Poetry. Translated from the Italian by many hands. Edited with an introduction by Gian Maria Annovi and with an afterword, "Porta: Rhythm and the Poetic List," by Umberto Eco. PIERCING THE PAGE is an extensive selection of Antonio Porta's poetry, fr...

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