Drawing on a variety of sources (street signs, postcards, memoirs and "spontaneous" poetry), the talk examines the modifications of a particular language (in this case, Italian) in a context of emigration (in this case, to the United States), and will offer some reflections on the interplay between oral (popular) and written (“high”) culture.
|Titolo:||Lecture "All the News That’s Not Fit to Print. What Did Italians Write After They Emigrated?"|
|Autori interni:||MARAZZI, MARTINO|
|Enti collegati:||New York University, Department of Italian Studies, Casa Italiana Zerilli-Marimò|
|Citazione:||Lecture "All the News That’s Not Fit to Print. What Did Italians Write After They Emigrated?"(2012 Sep 14).|
|Appare nelle tipologie:||15 - Attività|