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Author Bonsaver, Guido,
Title Censorship and literature in fascist Italy / Guido Bonsaver.
Imprint Toronto : University of Toronto Press, 2007.

Author Bonsaver, Guido,
Series Toronto Italian studies
Toronto Italian studies.
Subject Censorship -- Italy -- History -- 20th century.
Publishers and publishing -- Italy -- 20th century.
Italian literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Fascism and literature -- Italy.
Politics and culture -- Italy -- History -- 20th century.
Italy -- Cultural policy -- History -- 20th century.
Description 1 online resource (xv unnumbered pages, 405 pages) : illustrations, portrait.
Note digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve pda
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 373-391) and index.
Contents 1: Mussolini takes the helm -- Towards a new system -- Carrots, sticks, and charismatic ruling -- The censor and the censored -- 2: Censorship fascist style, 1934-1939 -- From Press Office to ministry of popular culture -- Shaping Italian literature -- Anti-semitism and 'cultural reclamation' -- 3: A nation at war, 1940-1943 -- A turn of the screw -- Foreign fiction and weak autarky -- Unfinished business -- Conclusion.
Summary "Examining the pervasiveness of censorship in Fascist Italy, from the entrenchment of Mussolini's role as 'prime censor' to the suppression of works by female writers, this is a look, at the vulnerability of culture under a dictatorship."--Jacket.
Access Use copy Restrictions unspecified star
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010.
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9781442684157 (electronic bk.)
1442684151 (electronic bk.)
9780802093011 (bound)
0802093019 (bound)
9780802094964 (pbk.)
0802094961 (pbk.)
OCLC # 606515966
Additional Format Print version: Bonsaver, Guido. Censorship and literature in fascist Italy. Toronto : University of Toronto Press, 2007 (DLC) 2007282243 (OCoLC)85737388

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