Dr Felix Siddell

Biography

 Qualifications

  • BRTP Hons (Queensland)
  • BA Hons (London)
  • Dip Ed (Melbourne)
  • PhD (Melbourne)

Research

  • Post-war Italian Literature: Buzzati, Morante, Montale and Rigoni Stern.
  • Spatial constructs in literature
  • Multi-media applications in language teaching
  • Translation studies – Translations of post-war and contemporary Italian literature

Publications

Book

Death or Deception: Sense of Place in Buzzati and Morante (Market Harborough: Troubador, 2006) (ISBN: 1-905237-11-1). (Click here for more information).

Edited journal

Spunti e Ricerche 13 (1998) 144pp., editorship of special number dedicated to Dino Buzzati (available here).

Articles

Aracoeli: a Journey through Map Space in Quest of the Garden,” Spunti e Ricerche 9 (Melbourne, University of Melbourne, 1993) 69-96.

“Jottings and Jewels in Elsa Morante’s Alibi,” Forum Italicum 29 (Stony Brook, SUNY, 1995) 91-102.

“Buzzati e la luna,” in AA.VV., Buzzati giornalista, Atti del
Convegno Internazionale a cura di N. Giannetto, Feltre – Belluno, 18-21
maggio 1995 [Milano: Mondadori, 2000] 157-167.

“Verticality in Montale,” Montale: Words in Time, Proceedings of International Conferences held at the Universities of Hull and Melbourne, 1996, eds. George Talbot and Doug Thompson (Market Harborough: Troubador, 1997) 99-106.

“‘Sette volte bosco, sette volte prato’: An interview with Mario Rigoni Stern,” MLN 113 (1998): 231-243.
“Surveillance in Il buttafuoco,” Studi Buzzatiani 3 (1998): 52-63.

“Mario Rigoni Stern: Memorialism as the Documentation of Cultural Change,” Genres as Repositories of Cultural Memory, Ed. Hendrik van Gorp and Ulla Musarra-Schroeder. “Literature as Cultural Memory,” (Amsterdam: Rodopi, 2000. ix, 568pp) 343-54.

Buzzati and Genre: Waiting for an Answer.” Spunti e Ricerche 13 (1998) 5-8.