Scenario: Entertainment and Literature 1910-1930

Starting date
January 1, 2016
Duration (months)
36
Departments
Foreign Languages and Literatures
Managers or local contacts
Severi Rita
Keyword
film, literature, performance,

The first part of the project will examine film scripts and literary material such as novels, short stories, and plays, as primary sources of the new film industry, on both sides of the Atlantic, in the period 1910-1930, how they were shot as movies, considering the vast difference between the written word and the filmed action. Estimated costs: 5000 euros.

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Funds: assigned and managed by the department

Project participants

Research areas involved in the project
Letteratura inglese e letterature anglofone
Shakespeare
Letteratura inglese e letterature anglofone
Stylistics
Publications
Title Authors Year
Cibo e lifestyle dei viaggiatori stranieri in Italia Severi, Rita 2015
La mucca in cucina. Cibo e alloggio per gli inglesi del Grand Tour Severi, Rita 2015
Notes on Vernon Lee and her Italian Circle. Rita, Severi 2013

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