The Italian Department in St Andrews is the largest in Scotland and one of the main centres for the study of Italian in the UK, and members of the Department have high international research profiles.

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Recent Submissions

  • Irony as a way of life : Svevo, Kierkegaard and psychoanalysis 

    Bond, Emma Frances (2016-10) - Journal article
    Dejected by decades of commercial and critical failure, the Triestine author Italo Svevo found fresh inspiration for his final novel (La coscienza di Zeno, 1923) in the writings of Freud. Yet critics have always puzzled ...