William Wilson by Edgar Allan Poe

Meetings and conferences
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Meeting entitled "William Wilson di Edgar Allan Poe" with Francesca Di Blasio, Professor of English Literature at the University of Trento, and readings curated by Stefano Detassis.

The life of the William Wilson, the young protagonist of this story, published by Edgar Allan Poe in 1839, is obsessively intertwined with that of his mysterious homonymous enemy, identical in appearance but opposite in behavior. Only when he succeeds in winning it in a duel, Wilson discovers that he is not faced with the hated double, but with a mirror that reflects himself.


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organization: Centro Servizi Culturali S. Chiara e l’Università degli Studi di Trento - Dipartimento di Lettere e Filosofia