Readers of Italian crime fiction will be interested in our two upcoming talks.
When: Wednesday 11 March 2015, 4pm
Where: Rendall Building – Seminar Room 3, University of Liverpool
This research seminar will focus on international ‘consumerism’ with regards to Italian crime fiction author Andrea Camilleri and his Inspector Montalbano novels.
When: Wednesday 25 March 2015, 1pm
Where: Rendall Building – Seminar Room 6, University of Liverpool
This research seminar will explore the psychology of certain characters in Giorgio Scerbanenco’s Duca Lamberti novels through a detailed analysis of the representation of several forms of violence. These elements will be analysed, their cognitive and emotional impact on the reader considered, and the latter’s engagement in a moral evaluation of certain characters discussed.