Abstracts numero 8

Translation and catharsis: Ennio Flaiano’s version of The Raven

by Valeria Petrocchi

The article deals with the unfinished translation of The Raven by Ennio Flaiano and the circumstances in which it was produced. His version has an existential scope, which gives the text a special character and at the same time reveals the cathartic effect that translating produced on the Italian author.