Wednesday, 28 December
201. Being Other: States of Alterity in Contemporary Italian Literature and Film
12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., Conservatory, Washington Hilton
Program arranged by the Division on Twentieth-Century Italian Literature
Presiding: Valerio C. Ferme, Univ. of Colorado, Boulder
1. “Essere ‘altro’: L’iguana di Anna Maria Ortese,” Cosetta Seno Reed, Univ. of California, Berkeley
2. “Vincenzo Marra’s Tornando a casa: Crossing Borders and Communities,” Anna Botta, Smith Coll.
3. “Places of Memory and Cultural Identity: Naples and the Other in Tahar ben Jelloun’s L’albergo dei poveri,” Patrizia La Trecchia, Univ. of South Florida, Tampa