114th Annual Conference - Pasadena, California
Friday, November 11 - Sunday, November 13, 2016

The New Italians: Migrant Stories in Literature and Film

Presiding Officer: 
Gloria Pastorino, Fairleigh Dickinson University

In recent years Italy has acquired a heterogeneous population that has become the centre of political manipulations but also of artistic expressions by Italian authors and migrants alike. This session invites critical reflections on literary and cinematic expressions by or about the new Italians. Comparative approaches are also welcome.

Status: 
Cancelled (not being held)
Topic Type: 
Special Session