ITAL-315 Le Altre Italie: Italy and the Culture of Contemporary Ethnic Identity
Offered academic year 2006-2007
Italy as a country of emigrants has produced a rich and varied culture in the Americas. This course is designed to analyze a variety of aspects and manifestations of this cultural heritage. The language and cultural identity of Italian communities mainly in the Americas, the literature of Italian American writers, the images of Italy and Italians in cinema are among the main themes that will be discussed in the course. The objective of the course is to lead the students to reflections on both modern Italy and the other Italies, le altreitalie. Conducted in Italian.
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
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