Luigi Pirandello (1867-1936) was an Italian short-story writer, dramatist, poet, and novelist. He was awarded the Nobel Prize in 1934 in Literature for his tremendous contribution.
About the story
‘War’ by Luigi Pirandello is a fictional short story that is told from the third-person point of view.
The story centered on the First World War and it was written in 1918 and published in 1919.
The main theme of the story is war and its importance, and consequences including death, destruction, sorrow, suffering, sacrifice, and patriotism.
The story enriches us with a message that there can not be any compensation for those people who lose their near and dear ones in war.