Books on the Big Screen

Instructor:
Prof. Cristina Caracchini

Something is always lost but another thing gained when translating one medium to another. This course will explore several versions of resistance, and discuss the concepts of authorship, adaptation, contamination, and genres. It will span the length of longer than half a century, covering five masterpieces of literature and cinema. Through active participation and presentations, students will also be able to improve their Italian communicative skills.

Click here to check the official syllabus!

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