Inclusion and Exclusion by Means of Language in Italian Migrant Literature

Karanikikj Josimovska, Jovana (2017) Inclusion and Exclusion by Means of Language in Italian Migrant Literature. Horizons de Recherche/Research Horizons III Alumni C.L.E. Recherche Actes du colloque du 29 juin 2016 Conference Proceedings from June 29th, 2016 (4). pp. 185-203. ISSN 978-88-6680-238-9

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The aim of this work is to present the results of a study of discursive techniques and procedures for inclusion and exclusion of individuals and groups present in the Italian migrant literature. The study is based on analysis of three narrative autobiographic text belonging to the abovementioned category: Il mio viaggio della speranza dal Senegal all'Italia in cerca di fortuna by Bay Mademba, Il mio nome è regina by Marie Reine Toe and In fuga dalle tenebre by Jean Paul Pougala. The first part offers brief introduction into the theoretical premises on which the analysis of the texts is based. The other part provides an overview of the results of the analysis. The objective of the analysis was to identify and classify the techniques and the strategies used by the authors for construction of group identity and for expression of their social identity.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: Humanities > Languages and literature
Divisions: Faculty of Philology
Depositing User: Jovana Karanikik
Date Deposited: 07 May 2019 07:49
Last Modified: 07 May 2019 07:49

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