Postcolonial Cinemas in Europe

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk


Code-switching: Claudio Giovannesi's Postcolonial Practices

the paper looks at the use of Italian and Arabic in two films by Giovannesi and questions bilingualism as a model for understanding linguistic practice in a bi-national family

"Postcolonial Cinemas in Europe: Migration, Identity and Spatiality in Film Genres", at the Netherlands Institute for Advanced Studies (NIAS) in Wassenaar. This was a closed intensive workshop of specialists from Europe and the US on transnational/postcolonial cinema.
Period18 Mar 201520 Mar 2015
Event titlePostcolonial Cinemas in Europe
Event typeConference
LocationWassenaar, NetherlandsShow on map


  • postcolonial cinema, migration, translanguaging