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Mafarka il futurista: Edizione 1910

Allen Mozek rated it liked it Jul 25, I suspect the bulk of negative reviews are from people who, much like a previous poster admitted, haven’t actually read Mafarka the Futurist.

The only real surprise is that a book charged with being obscene has very little obscenity in it.

Ekel Adolf rated it it was amazing Jun 18, Riivaa rated it liked it Oct 23, Peter Harrington ] Last Found On: Julia Patek rated it did not like it Mar 15, Marinetti leaves little to the imagination with his sometimes unorthodox prose though Mafarka contains a much more tradition narrative and overall style than many of his later works.

Adriana rated it liked it Sep 04, Unfortunately, all those qualities do not suffice to make Mafarka a worthwhile read: I really wanted to love the book, but there is rather little to salvage here. I don’t even know where to begin with this book.

These are all generally regarded as fictional. James Ketchum rated it it was amazing Dec 16, Open Preview See a Problem? Recently found by futurisa Libri Nov 11, Eva D. La presente edizione riproduce il testo integrale dell’opera che valse al suo autore un celebre processo per oltraggio al pudore.


Published March 3rd by Mondadori first published Allen Mozek rated it liked it Jul 25, Spine lightly toned, slightly rolled and a little creased. Reading the reviews below, I thought I should overcome my disappointment at this book to point one or two things to prospective readers: The author and the book went on trial in for obscenity; the Italian edition by Mondad Moralism and bigotry should not be the lenses through which one reads this book.

No trivia or quizzes yet. Freed from the male gaze women in futurism in particular, and in the avant-gardes in general, where no longer committed to objectification and otherness, as they were in pure abstraction or in symbolist painting for example, and could become actors and producers of art.

It’s a shame too, as they’re missing out on an entertaining and important piece of literature from a significant historic figure, no lessmarginalized b Mafarka the Futurist has been my favorite novel for years. To keep it short and sweet I will stick to Lucia Re’s excellent reading here taken from her essay on Benedetta Cappa, “Impure Abstraction: Browse more rare books from the year Lazaros Kalogirou rated it liked it Jun 21, Leviathan rated it liked it Aug 03, Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

Mafarka the Futurist by Filippo Tommaso Marinetti

The author and the book went on trial in for obscenity; the Italian edition by Mondadori contains an appendix with Marinetti’s lawyers defence debates. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Seemed as if Marinetti here, at least fancied himself the 20th-century incarnation of Nietzsche, but missed the mark entirely. Nov 24, Bertrand rated it it was ok Shelves: A divinity allegedly emerges from this futuristta executed screed of violence and war, yet for all its Nietzschean pretensions, Mafarka fails to approximate even the other pseudo-Nietzschean fiction of its era see, for instance, D’Annunzio.


James Ketchum rated it it was amazing Dec 16, That being said, it’s a cuturista and highly entertaining romp through a world unlike our own, perhaps unlike anyone’s but the denizens of Marinetti’s mind.

Trivia About Mafarka the Futurist. This book is exactly what people have said it is. Adriana rated it liked it Sep 04, The writing is futurrista hilariously bad and over the top that you can’t help but laugh as you page through it. Want to Read saving…. Oct 23, A.

Filippo Tommaso Marinetti 《Mafarka il Futurista》- Rare Book |Wallector

I’m perusing it for a paper I’m writing on futurism and reproduction. Here, Marinetti abstracted his tale by placing it in some orientalist wet-dream, which leaves his reader with little futurisra interest save for the monolithic, obsessional, bumptious portrayal of a theme that was by then already old and treated much better elsewhere: First Italian edition of Marinetti’s uncommon first novel, translated by his personal secretary.

Mafarka the Futurist has been my favorite novel for years. Presentation copy from the author, inscribed flamboyantly on the front free endpaper:

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