American Literature, History, Art, Architecture, Cinema
Present editorial board:
Essays must be sent to the editorial Board (MLA style sheet)
The journal was founded soon after the establishing of the Italian Association for American Studies. Presidents of the Association were on the editorial board in the course of time; now the editorial board is made of two past presidents, two representatives of the board of the Association, two AISNA members elected by the general meeting.
American Spaces: Vertical and Horizontal , 2005-2006
The purpose of the RSA Journal is to circulate Italian scholars’ research on American literature, history and culture. For special thematic numbers a guest editor is invited.
Taking the ‘Organic’ View: the Vertical / Horizontal Crux in Henry James’s The American Scene
James and Vittor Carpaccio: the Horizontal and Vertical in Art
’Beyond the Blurred Horizon Line’: Writing at the Intersection of Prose and Poetry in Sylvia Plath’s ‘Sunday at the Mintons’”
After The 25th Hour. Reading Perspectives on David Benioff’s Novel
Horizontal and Vertical Themes in Joan Didion’s Memoir, Where I Was From
Writing the Land: Horizontlity, Verticality, and Deep Travel in William Least-Heat Moon’s PrairyErth
The Rise and Fall of Womanhood: Ideal and Reality in Women’s Status and Experience in the Colonial Low Country
A Nation with the Soul of a Church? The Strange Career of Religion in America: A View from Europe
Katrina and the Destruction of New Orleans