2023: XXV

«Sono Dante a disagio con Bea, quello che se non è stressato non crea»: sull’onomastica letteraria nel rap italiano: Sull'onomastica letteraria nel rap italiano

Luca Bellone
Università di Torino

Pubblicato 2023-10-05

Parole chiave

  • rap language,
  • literary onomastics in songs,
  • quotationism,
  • intertextuality,
  • literature and songs


This contribution represents the initial endeavor to explore the usage of literary names (both of authors and characters) in Italian songs. The study aims to uncover the primary strategies employed in creating intertextuality within the lyrics of contemporary Italian rap music (2018-2022), a musical genre where this trend has become increasingly prominent in recent years.