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Umberto Rossi is a secondary school teacher, a literary journalist, a part-time translator and an independent comparative literature scholar. He is interested in war literature, science-fiction, narrative theory, postmodernism and modernism.


VALBS: Vast Active Living Bibliographic System

An interactive online secondary bibliography on Philip Kindred Dick.

If you really want to know Philip K. Dick

The connoisseursí opinion.

List of publications

Whatever I have written that has been judged worth publishing by kind editors.

Il secolo di fuoco

A presentation of my book on war literature.

The Critical Exhibition

A secondary bibliography on J.G. that I manage with the precious help of Rick McGrath, hyper-Ballardian collector.

The Ballardian

An online Ballardian newspaper managed by Simon Sellars, writer and pataphysical journalist.

The Magnificent 50

A very personal list of science-fiction classics (books, NOT movies) everybody should read if s/he thinks that sf is just a movie with lotsa FX plus Keanu Reeves/Tom Cruise.