Leonardo Sciascia: vent’anni dopo - International Conference - 23-24 October, 2009Leonardo Sciascia: vent’anni dopo - International Conference - 23-24 October, 2009
Leonardo Sciascia: vent’anni dopo
University College Cork, Ireland
23-24 October, 2009
Vincenzo Consolo (Writer)
Prof. Claude Ambroise (Université Stendhal Grenoble III)
To mark the twentieth anniversary of the death of Leonardo Sciascia, the Department of Italian, University College Cork is hosting an international interdisciplinary conference dedicated to Sciascia’s works and legacy. The conference brings together international scholars of Sciascia, twentieth-century narrative and Film Studies in order to open new directions in the study of Sciascia’s texts.
- Sciascia’s legacy in contemporary Italian and European narrative
- key developments in studies on Sciascia;
- Sciascia and genre;
- Sciascia and cinema;
- Sciascia and the postmodern historical novel;
- Sciascia and impegno;
- Sciascia and Sicily;
- Sciascia as public intellectual;
- Sciascia and the twenty-first century.