ITALIAN 340 - Contemporary Italian Culture
Section: 001 Intellettuali e societa: dal dopoguerra ai nostri giorni
Term: WN 2018
Subject: Italian (ITALIAN)
Department: LSA Romance Languages & Literatures
Requirements & Distribution:
Waitlist Capacity:
With permission of department.
Advisory Prerequisites:
ITALIAN 230, 232, or 233.
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

This course addresses issues of sovereignty, state formation, migration, citizenship, and globalization in order to further investigate and problematize various and often controversial modes of representation of Italian “identities” in literary and cinematic production from the end of the Second World War to the present.

Close readings of novels by Alberto Moravia, Natalia Ginzburg, Giorgio Vasta, Andrea De Carlo, Igiaba Scego, and Amara Lakhous; screenings, among others, by Roberto Rossellini, Federico Fellini, Vittorio De Sica, Bernardo Bertolucci, M. T. Giordana, Roberto Benigni, Gianni Amelio, Liliana Cavani, and Francesca Archibugi.

Intended Audience:

All work done in Italian.

ITALIAN 340 - Contemporary Italian Culture
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001 (REC)
TuTh 1:00PM - 2:30PM
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