Dino Campana () was an innovative Italian poet. He composed the poems for Canti Orfici sometime between and , and self-published. Dino Campana: Canti Orfici. By Bauer Audio Books. • 4 songs. Play on Spotify. 1. Capitolo 1. 2. Capitolo 2. 3. Capitolo 3. . 4. Tra il e il Campana compone i versi che diventeranno poi sua opera più significativa: i “Canti Orfici”, una raccolta che contiene un.

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Even in his prose poems, the use of repetition, superlatives, and keywords, as well as the effect of resonance in prepositions, create a strong scene.

Or, get it for Kobo Super Points! One of the major themes of Campana, which is present at the beginning of the “Orphic Songs” in the early prose parts – “The Night”, “Journey and Return” – is the obscurity between dream and wakefulness.

Indeed, it has been left to his critics to extrapolate much of the underlying theory in Campana’s work. Cantii he returned to Marradi his nervous condition worsened and he suffered frequent mood swings – due cammpana the difficult relationship with his family especially his mother and the town. The stars are buttons made of mother of pearl and the evening dresses herself in velvet: His remains were given a proper burial in in a ceremony attended by many Italian intellectuals, including Eugenio Montale and Carlo Campnaa.

This concept is not explicitly defined in the text, which is less expository or didactic than incantatory in nature. English translation copyright c Sonya Gray Redi, Campana’s parents also supported the move to send him to Americain the hope that it would help him recover, but it seems that the passport was valid only for arrival – likely an attempt to get rid of him, since living with Campana had become unbearable, at that point.

Finally, exasperated, Campana threatened to come with a knife to take justice from the ‘infamous’ Soffici and his associates, whom he called ‘ sciacalli ‘ jackals. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. He completed his elementary education in Marradi – his third, fourth and fifth gymnasium years at the Salesiani di Faenza.


The line is undefined, an expressive articulation of monotony, but at the same time full of dramatic orcici of annihilation and purity. Dino Campana was an innovative Italian poet.

Campana left out of fear of being sent back to the asylum. InCampana was once again admitted to a psychiatric hospital in Castel Pulci, in Scandicci Florencewhere he was to remain until his death.

The text is an autobiographical journey from Marradi through BolognaGenovaArgentina and back to Genoa. His travels in America represent a particularly obscure and unknown point in Campana’s biography: Would you like us to take another look at this review? At the outbreak of the First World WarCampana the pacifist and neutralist, was exempt from military service, ostensibly because of physical health problems, but in reality he was known to be seriously mentally ill.

February 24, ISBN: Campana’s poetry is a new poetry in which sounds, colors and music are blended in a powerful vision. In the winter ofconvinced he could no longer recover the manuscript, Campana decided to rewrite everything, relying on memory and his sketches.

Papini did not have it and sent him to Soffici who denied that he ever had the booklet. This type of activity appeared to have a positive effect on his mental health. You can remove the unavailable item s now or we’ll automatically remove it at Checkout. Sonya Gray Redi is a writer and filmmaker from San Francisco.

The title should be at least 4 characters long. His father Giovanni, who was always affectionate and understanding with Dino, was an elementary school principal, and forthright member of the community, but had a weak and neurotic character.

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In a few days, working at night and at the cost of huge mental effort, he managed to rewrite the poetry, albeit with modifications and additions.


His mother, Fanny Luti, came from a wealthy family but was an eccentric and compulsive woman, affected by mental illness. Following his journeys, the police in agreement with the psychiatric practices of the time and the uncertainty of his familyadmitted him to a lunatic asylumat the age of Canti orfici – La Verna.

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Poetry by Dino Campana

This find demonstrated that not only had Campana rewritten the original text almost perfectly but had also nearly doubled it in size. During the Second World Waron August 4,the retreating German army blew up the bell tower, destroying the chapel. Please review your cart. After a few months of waiting Campana travelled from Marradi to Florence to recover his manuscript. Views Read Edit View history.

After asking his family for help, cmpana was sent back to Marradi and lived campxna a quieter period, likely re-enrolling in university. We appreciate your feedback. Overall rating No ratings yet 0.

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His fame rests on his only published book of poetry, the Canti Orfici “Orphic Songs”as well as his wild and erratic personality, including his ill-fated love affair with Sibilla Aleramo. One theory is that the infection was caused by a barbed wire injury during an cantj attempt. There are also different opinions about possible dates of travel and the route home. Comments dry And deaf a revolver that announces And closes another destiny.

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