Il Fascistibile, or How to Become a Fascist

Archive Unit

Scope and Content

This series consists of Burgess's draft screenplay and an Italian translation of the same.

Administrative / Biographical History

Il Fascistibile is a 1973 novel by Giulio Castelli. Burgess was asked to adapt Castelli's novel for film in the 1970s, as was at least one other writer, David Hare. Burgess's script was subsequently translated into Italian.

Related Material

David Hare's unproduced screenplay (The Unseen Enemy) of Castelli's novel is held by the Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center at the University of Austin in Texas.