World Literature and Its Times, Volume 7: Italian Literature by David Galens, Joyce Moss

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Through the institution of the Voluntary Militia the state legitimated the preexisting paramilitary squads that violently squashed resistance to Fascism. Mussolini thereby imposed on all citizens a disciplinary political "police," whose members did not hesitate to beat people and destroy private property. Two years later the originally constitutional regime officially became a dictatorship. Between 1925 and 1928, the Fascists transformed Italy into an authoritarian state: they deprived the parliament of all authority; outlawed the Socialist and Catholic parties as well as anti-Fascist associations and labor unions; eliminated democratic elections; established the Court for the Defense of the State and the Fascist secret police; instituted the death penalty for certain political crimes; and greatly curtailed the independence of the existing courts and the media.

William Weaver. New York: George Braziller, 1969. , ed. Storia letteraria dTtalia, II Novecento. Padua: Piccin Nuova Libraria, 1993. Manzotti, Emilio. " In Letteratura italiana: Le opere. Vol. 4, pt. 1. Torino: Einaudi, 1996. Preti, Luigi. " In The Ax Within: Italian Fascism in Action. Ed. Roland Sarti. New York: New Viewpoints, 1974. Sbragia, Albert. Carlo Emilio Gadda and the Modern Macaronic. Gainsville: University Press of Florida, 1996. TS T I M E S ^^ V O L U M E 7 Adonis by Giambattista Marino T he most renowned poet of seventeenthcentury Italy, Giambattista Marino, was born in Naples in 1569.

In The Ax Within: Italian Fascism in Action. Ed. Roland Sarti. New York: New Viewpoints, 1974. Sbragia, Albert. Carlo Emilio Gadda and the Modern Macaronic. Gainsville: University Press of Florida, 1996. TS T I M E S ^^ V O L U M E 7 Adonis by Giambattista Marino T he most renowned poet of seventeenthcentury Italy, Giambattista Marino, was born in Naples in 1569. Though his family attempted to force him into a career in law, he soon abandoned his studies to pursue his literary ambitions and so was expelled from his father's house.

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