ITL 322L • TRADITION AND CHANGE IN CONTEMPORARY ITALY
11:00 AM-12:00 PM
This course will examine key moments in the birth and development of modern and contemporary Italy through an interdisciplinary approach. We will draw on a variety of materials--poetry, theatre, fiction, history and journalism, films, art, comics and music -- to identify the social and political aspects that have been most influential in shaping the cultural identity of Italy as we know it today.
semester project ( 2 papers) 25% two exams 50% quizzes, presentations and participation 25%
Paul Ginsborg, A History of Contemporary Italy Renata Viganó, L'Agnese va a morire Dacia Maraini, Donna in guerra Dario Fo, Morte accidentale di un anarchico Packet of photocopied materials