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The Ash Wednesday Supper: A New Translation

Giordano Bruno

Edited and Translated by Hilary Gatti

Giordano Bruno’s The Ash Wednesday Supper is the first of six philosophical dialogues in Italian that he wrote and published in London between 1584 and 1585. It presents a revolutionary cosmology founded on the…

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Geometry of the Passions: Fear, Hope, Happiness: Philosophy and Political Use

Remo Bodei

Translated by Gianpiero W. Doeble

The passions have long been condemned as a creator of disturbance and purveyor of the temporary loss of reason, but, as Remo Bodei argues in Geometry of the Passions, we must abandon the perception that…

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General Editors

Luigi Ballerini
Massimo Ciavolella

Honorary Chairs

Ambassador Gianfraco
Facco Bonetti

Honorable Anthony J. Scirica

Dott. Ing. Berardo Paradiso

Advisory Board

Remo Bodei
Università di Pisa

Lina Bolzoni
Scuola Normale Superiore di Pisa

Francesco Bruni
Universit` Ca' Foscari di Venezia

Cesare De Michelis
Università di Padova

Giorgio Ficara
Università di Torino

Giuseppe Mazzotta
Yale University

Gilberto Pizzamiglio
Università di Venezia

Margaret Rosenthanl
University of Southern California

John Scott
University of Western Austrlia

Elissa Weaver
University of Chicago

Editorial Assistant

Gianluca Rizzo


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