First read the article – http://www.lrb.co.uk/v35/n18/charles-nicholl/everything-is-ardour (requires login for full article)
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Write an essay addressing the following questions:
1. How does Hughes-Hallett’s description of D’Annunzio fit with the ideas of the ubermensch (superman) of Friederich Nietzche. Does he seem to be a superman or not?
Explain your response
2.How does Hughes-Hallett’s description of D’Annunzio fit with the image of a fascist? D’Annunzio said he was not a fascist, but what characteristics does he have that
fit the description of what we know about fascism.
3. What according to the author, did D’Annunzio do to create his image and how does this image compare (or not) with HItler’s and Mussolini’s image?
You can use sources, if you need to.