Day 1 workshop  September 18, 2017 H. 10.00-18.00

New voices, new methodological approaches in postcolonial studies

AISCLI BOARD  - Franca Cavagnoli, Marta Cariello, Luigi Cazzato, Carmen Concilio,
Maria Paola Guarducci, Marilena Parlati, Luisa Percopo

Gillian Dooley

(Honorary Senior Research Fellow at Flinders University)

Marius Crisan (University of Timisoara)


Day 2 workshop September 19, 2017 H. 10.00-18.00

Oriana Palusci (University of Napoli L’Orientale)


Margaret Atwood’s Maddaddam trilogy.

An assessment

Canada 150




Oriana Palusci, University of Naples ‘L’Orientale’
Genre and gender: rethinking utopia, dystopia, ustopia, science fiction

Adele Tiengo, University of Milan
The Story Goes On. Narration as a Strategy of Survival

Bianca Del Villano, University of Naples ‘L’Orientale’
"Adam One's Scriptural Rhetoric: between Ecolinguistics and Biblical Rewriting in Margaret Atwood's The Year of the Flood".

Mirko Casagranda, University of Calabria
Hybridity, Ecology and Religion: An Ecocritical Discourse Analysis of The Year of the Flood

Carmen Concilio, University di Turin
The Garden of Democracy: Margaret Atwood’s  The Year of the Flood and Doris Lessing’s Memoir of a Survivor

Day 3 workshop September 20, 2017 H. 10.00 - 18.00

Alessandro Vescovi (University of Milan), Anna Nadotti, Norman Gobetti (Translators)


Amitav Ghosh’s Ibis trilogy.

An assessment