Said 'nonostante Said'. Il dibattito sull''orientalism in one country' e i processi letterari di orientalizzazione del Mezzogiorno italiano

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[automatically translated] As part of Italian Orientalism debates, there is a special segment devoted to the analysis of the dynamics of nation building (nation building) and, therefore, the identification of methods of creation of an oriental interior. More specifically, in the peculiar Italian path of national independence acquisition (nasty) some scholars from different disciplines they have tried to recognize the processes through which the southern regions of Italy have become less and less historically and geographically specific connotations up to mutate in the region Orientalized European imagination that takes the name of the South. This debate looks explicitly to Edward Said's Orientalism and,
Original languageItalian
Title of host publicationIdentità, migrazioni e postcolonialismo in Italia. A partire da Edward Said
Number of pages17
Publication statusPublished - 2014

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