Terrorism and repentance : representation in Italian film

Ferrero-Regis, Tiziana (2008) Terrorism and repentance : representation in Italian film. In Rhizomes IV : Power Violence Language, 14-15 February 2008, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD. (Unpublished)

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In this paper I will refer to power as in the power struggle between red terrorism and the Italian state in the 1970s, which saw the Italian state victorious thanks to the special legislation on repentance that was passed at the end of the 1970s (I will explain later on this legislation in detail); the violence is the violence that resulted from this struggle, which culminated with the kidnapping and murder of Aldo Moro, the secretary of the Christian Democratic party by the Red Brigades, and the language is that of cinema in the 1990s and Third Millennium, which represented these events...

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ID Code: 18121
Item Type: Conference Paper
Refereed: No
Keywords: Italian, film , terrorism, repentance
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > LANGUAGES COMMUNICATION AND CULTURE (200000) > CULTURAL STUDIES (200200) > Screen and Media Culture (200212)
Divisions: Past > Disciplines > Fashion
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Creative Industries Faculty
Past > Institutes > Institute for Creative Industries and Innovation
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2011 Tiziana Ferrero-Regis
Deposited On: 30 Nov 2011 22:00
Last Modified: 20 Feb 2013 09:29

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