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Pier Paolo Pasolini

Film Director (5-Mar-1922 — 2-Nov-1975)


Beverly Allen. Pier Paolo Pasolini: The Poetics of Heresy. Anma Libri. 1982. 138pp.

Adelio Ferrero. Il Cinema di Pier Paolo Pasolini. Marsilio. 1994. 162pp. Language: Italian.

Pia Friedrich. Pier Paolo Pasolini. Twayne. 1982. 151pp.

Robert Samuel Clive Gordon. Pasolini: Forms of Subjectivity. Oxford University Press. 1996. 324pp.

Naomi Greene. Pier Paolo Pasolini: Cinema As Heresy. Princeton University Press. 1992. 258pp.

Nico Naldini (editor). Translated by Stuart Hood. The Letters of Pier Paolo Pasolini. Quartet Books. 1992. 526pp.

Thomas Erling Peterson. The Paraphrase of an Imaginary Dialogue: The Poetics and Poetry of Pier Paolo Pasolini. Peter Lang. 1994. 356pp.

John David Rhodes. Stupendous, Miserable City: Pasolini's Rome. University of Minnesota Press. 2007. 240pp.

Gabriella Ricciardi. Autobiographical Representation in Pier Paolo Pasolini and Audre Lorde. Stauffenburg. 2001. 172pp.

Sam Rohdie. The Passion of Pier Paolo Pasolini. Indiana University Press. 1995. 230pp.

Patrick Rumble; Bart Testa (editors). Pier Paolo Pasolini: Contemporary Perspectives. University of Toronto Press. 1994. 258pp.

Colleen Ryan-Scheutz. Sex, the Self, and the Sacred: Women in the Cinema of Pier Paolo Pasolini. University of Toronto Press. 2007. 297pp.

Enzo Siciliano. Pasolini: A Biography. Random House. 1982. 435pp.

Stephen Snyder. Pier Paolo Pasolini. Twayne. 1980. 199pp.

Oswald Stack (editor). Pasolini on Pasolini: Interviews with Oswald Stack. Indiana University Press. 1969. 176pp.

David Ward. A Poetics of Resistance: Narrative and the Writings of Pier Paolo Pasolini. Fairleigh Dickinson University Press. 1995. 215pp.

William Van Watson. Pier Paolo Pasolini and the Theatre of the Word. UMI Research Press. 1989. 149pp.


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  2. Encyclopaedia Britannica Online [link]

  3. Internet Movie Database [link]

  4. Wikipedia [link]

  5. Library of Congress Name Authority [link]

  6. 20th Century Culture: A Biographical Companion (p.581)

  7. International Dictionary of 20th Century Biography (p.546)

  8. Penguin Companion to the Arts in the Twentieth Century (p.269)

  9. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.1129)

  10. The Film Encyclopedia, 5th Edition (p.1095)

  11. Cassell Companion to Cinema (p.426)

  12. Current Biography, 1970 Yearbook (pp.345-48)

  13. Chambers Film and TV Handbook (p.256)

  14. The Encyclopedia of Film (pp.416-17)

  15. Who's Who in Lesbian & Gay Writing (p.151)

  16. World Authors 1950-1970 (pp.1115-18)

  17. The New Biographical Dictionary of Film (p.669)

  18. Benet's Readers Encyclopedia, 4th Edition (p.780)

  19. The Guide to Film Directors (p.650)

  20. The St. James Encyclopedia of Film Directors (pp.379-81)

  21. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.387)

  22. Who's Who in Twentieth-Century World Poetry (p.246)

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