Un caso di resistenza letteraria. Beppe Fenoglio e il post-punk italiano degli anni '90.
A case of literary resistance. Beppe Fenoglio and the italian post-punk in the 90ies
Summary, in English
This essay focuses on the relation between the work of Fenoglio and the Italian post-punk movement of the 90s and tries to investigate the differences occurred between the original texts of Fenoglio and the post-punk music, where the original texts are mixed with lyrics and integrated with music to create a multimedial performance.
After presenting the main features of the Italian political background of the 90’s, the works of Fenoglio and the most important band of the Italian post-punk movement, called Consorzio Suonatori Indipendenti (CSI), this essay goes on studying the connection between the original texts by Fenoglio and their integration in a particular musical event dating from 1996. The conclusions show that the transfer originates changes leading to a partial loss of the original meaning of the texts by Fenoglio.