capuana, luigi

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capuana, luigi

Italian critic and writer who was one of the earliest Italian advocates of realism. Capuana influenced many writers, including the novelist Giovanni Verga and the playwright Luigi Pirandello, who were his friends.

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Encyclopedia Britannica, 2008. Encyclopedia Britannica Online.
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