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Book awards: Howard R. Marraro Prize

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Works (28)

Guida a Goldoni : teatro e società nel Settecento by Franco Fido1976-78
Midday in Italian literature : variations on an archetypal theme by Nicolas J. Perella1978-80
Eugenio Montale: Poet on the Edge by Rebecca J. West1980-82
Eugenio Montale's Poetry: A Dream in Reason's Presence by Glauco CambonHonorable Mention, 1982-84
Jacopo Sannazaro and the uses of pastoral by William J. Kennedy1982-84
Dante's Poets: Textuality and Truth in the "Comedy" by Teodolinda Barolinico-winner, 1984-86
La poesia di Michelangelo: furia della figura by Glauco Cambonco-winner, 1984-86
Dante: The Poetics of Conversion by John FrecceroHonorable Mention, 1986-88
Italian Film in the Light of Neorealism by Millicent Marcus1986-88
Foxes and lions : Machiavelli's confidence men by Wayne A. Rebhorn1988-90
Calvino and the Age of Neorealism: Fables of Estrangement by Lucia Re1990-91
The Honest Courtesan: Veronica Franco, Citizen and Writer in Sixteenth-Century Venice by Margaret F. Rosenthal1992-93
Bodily Regimes: Italian Advertising Under Fascism by Karen Pinkusco-winner, 1994-95
Properties of Writing: Ideological Discourse in Modern Italian Fiction by Robert S. Dombroskico-winner, 1994-95
Compromising the Classics: Romance Epic Narrative in the Italian Renaissance by Dennis LooneyHonorable Mention, 1996-97
Fascist Virilities: Rhetoric, Ideology, and Social Fantasy in Italy by Barbara Spackman1996-97
From Court to Forest: Giambattista Basile's Lo cunto de li cunti and the Birth of the Literary Fairy Tale by Nancy L. Canepaco-winner, 1998-99
Leopardi sublime by Margaret Broseco-winner, 1998-99
Trattati di poetica e retorica del Cinquecento by Bernard Weinberg1973
Painting with words, writing with pictures : word and image in the work of Italo Calvino by Franco RicciHonorable Mention, 2001
Prison Terms: Representing Confinement During and After Italian Fascism (Toronto Italian Studies) by Ellen Victoria Nerenberg2001
Performance and Literature in the Commedia dell'Arte (Theatre in Europe: A Documentary History) by Robert HenkeHonorable Mention, 2003
A Rhetoric of the Decameron (Toronto Italian Studies) by Marilyn Migiel2003
The Metaphysics of Dante's Comedy (American Academy of Religion Reflection and Theory in the Study of Religion) by Christian Moevsco-winner, 2005
Migration Italy: The Art of Talking Back in a Destination Culture (Toronto Italian Studies) by Graziella Paratico-winner, 2005
Publishing Women: Salons, the Presses, and the Counter-Reformation in Sixteenth-Century Italy by Diana Robin2007
Character and Environment: A Virtue-oriented Approach to Environmental Ethics by Ronald L. Sandlerco-winner, 2009
Reclaiming Catherine of Siena: Literacy, Literature, and the Signs of Others by Jane Tylusco-winner, 2009

Award description

The Howard R. Marraro Prize Selection Committee selects, every second year, the winner of the prize for a distinguished scholarly study by a member of the Modern Language Association on any phase of Italian literature or comparative literature involving Italian. Committee members are appointed by the president. Because of recusals, some members may not participate in some judging rounds.


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