Talk by Marcia Landy: The Biopic, Spectacle, and Counter History

Fri, March 29, 2013 | MEZ 1.306

4:00 PM

Marcia Landy discusses the uses of autobiography and biography as fabulation in contemporary Italian cinema to reconsider the employment of invention and documentation in the formal and conceptual treatment of history.

Dr. Landy is Distinguished Professor of English/Film Studies with a secondary appointment in the   French and Italian Languages and Literatures Department at the University of  Pittsburgh.

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