Singing Poets: Literature And Popular Music in France And by Dimitris Papanikolaou

By Dimitris Papanikolaou

Between 1945 and 1975, in either France and Greece, literature supplied the classy standards, cultural status and institutional foundation for what aspired to be a better kind of renowned track and the actual consultant of a countrywide renowned song. released poems have been set to renowned tune, whereas severe discourse celebrated a few songwriters not just for being ‘as solid as poets’ yet for being ‘singing poets’ of their personal correct. This hard and stimulating examine is the 1st to chart the parallel cultural methods within the nations from a comparative point of view. Bringing jointly cultural reports with literary feedback, it bargains new angles at the paintings of Georges Brassens, Léo Ferré, Jacques Brel, Mikis Theodorakis, Manos Hadjidakis and Dionysis Savvopoulos.

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Vittoria Colonna and the Spiritual Poetics of the Italian by Abigail Brundin

By Abigail Brundin

Vittoria Colonna was once the most effective recognized and so much hugely celebrated woman poets of the Italian Renaissance. Her paintings went via many variations in the course of her lifetime, and he or she used to be broadly thought of via her contemporaries to be hugely expert within the artwork of making tightly managed and fantastically modulated Petrarchan sonnets. as well as her literary contacts, Colonna was once additionally deeply concerned with teams of reformers in Italy ahead of the Council of Trent, an involvement which was once to have a profound impression on her literary creation. during this research, Abigail Brundin examines the style during which Colonna's poetry got here to fulfil, in a groundbreaking and exceptional approach, a reformed religious primary, disseminating an evangelical message to a large viewers interpreting vernacular literature, and offering a version of religious verse which used to be to be followed through later poets around the peninsula. She indicates how, via cautious administration of a suitable literary character, Colonna's poetry was once in a position to harness the facility of print tradition to increase its entice a wider viewers. In so doing this booklet manages to supply the important hyperlink among the 2 critical points of Vittoria Colonna's creation: her poetic evangelism, and her cautious building of a gendered id in the literary tradition of her age. the 1st complete size examine of Vittoria Colonna in English for a century, this publication should be crucial analyzing for students drawn to problems with gender, literature, spiritual reform or the dynamics of cultural transmission in sixteenth-century Italy. It additionally offers a good heritage and contextualisation to an individual wishing to learn Colonna's writings or to grasp extra approximately her position as a mediator among the worlds of courtly Petrachism and spiritual reform.

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Elementi di fluidodinamica: Un’introduzione per l’Ingegneria by Giorgio Riccardi, Danilo Durante (auth.)

By Giorgio Riccardi, Danilo Durante (auth.)

Questo libro cura un primo approccio allo studio della Meccanica dei Fluidi, privilegiando los angeles sistemazione formale degli argomenti trattati.

I primi five capitoli sono di base: introdotto il concetto di flusso e dedotte le equazioni del moto, vengono studiate l’Idrostatica, le propriet� rotazionali del flusso ed alcune

soluzioni analitiche classiche. I rimanenti eight capitoli affrontano argomenti importanti, quali il flusso piano attorno advert un corpo (con particolare enfasi sui legami integrali e l’analisi conforme), l. a. turbolenza (discutendo alcune delle principali ipotesi semplificative adottate e le loro conseguenze formali) e lo strato limite. Il testo si chiude con una breve discussione degli effetti della comprimibilit� .

I differenti argomenti sono trattati con inusuale rigore formale, allo scopo di fornire le basi consistent with eventuali approfondimenti. Di ogni modello matematico viene discusso il corrispondente approccio numerico, stimolando nel Lettore l’interesse verso approcci formalmente corretti e valutazioni quantitative di accuratezza controllata.

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