The Nomadic in Italian Cinema (NEMLA 2013)

In light of recent theories exposing the limits of national affiliation (postnational, transnational, area studies, etc.) this panel aims to open a discussion about nomadic cultures in cinema. The panel might address the following questions: how have such cultures been traditionally depicted in film, is there a shift in filmic depictions of these cultures in the wake of migration to Italy, in what ways have Italian characters represented the nomad in other cultures? Papers addressing ...

Sponsoring Organization(s) : 
Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
Event Name: 
NEMLA 2013
Event type: 
Event
Event date: 
Thursday, March 21, 2013 to Sunday, March 24, 2013
Event Location: 
Boston, MA
Abstract due date: 
Sunday, September 30, 2012
Categories: 
Postcolonial
Hispanic & Latino
World Literatures
African & African Diasporas
Asian & Asian Diasporas
Australian Literature
Canadian Literature
Caribbean & Caribbean Diasporas
Indian Subcontinent
Eastern European
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