By Paolo Bartoloni

ISBN-10: 1349948748

ISBN-13: 9781349948741

This booklet makes obvious the hidden kin among issues and participants via a dialogue of inventive tactics and cultural practices. Italian existence and tradition are full of items that pass, accompany, facilitate or disrupt adventure, wishes, and goals. but despite their ubiquity, theoretical engagement within the Italian context remains to be underdeveloped. Paolo Bartoloni investigates 4 typologies—the fictional, migrant, multicultural/transnational, and the artificial—to hypothesize that the power to regard issues as companions of emotional and inventive expression creates a feeling of id predicated on inclusivity, openness, care, and a focus.  

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