The study program of this edition of the Summer Course in Cultural Studies refers to translation from American English and Chinese, with a specific focus on translation studies, cultural studies, gender studies, and especially film and tv studies. The specific aim of this Summer School is to study in depth the cultures of China and the United States, including book market, literature, and cinema. Participants will acquire the following skills: building and managing the vocabulary and the registers specific to the discipline, recognizing languages and forms of alterity, analyzing texts and situations from an intercultural point of view, witha focus on media and film studies.
Translation for book market, teaching, tourism, intercultural mediation, political science, literature, arts, eno-gastronomy. All fields that require the knowledge of Anglo- American and/or Chinese language and culture, with a focus on media and film studies.
Contents and structure of the course / Syllabus
Activities of PhD Students
Track A (USA) - Translation studies, cultural studies, Angloamerican literature; Language and translation (English), with a focus on media and film studies. (classes: 26 hours + individual study)
Track B (China + USA) - Translation studies, cultural studies, Angloamerican film studies; Translation from Chinese, Chinese culture, film studies. (classes: 30 hours + individual study)
Didactic structure: frontal and laboratory, in online mode (Moodle platform). Some lessons are for both groups, in order to create a more active debate, others are specific to the chosen path. Preparatory and ongoing readings available. Watching movies and videos will be part of the activities. The lessons will be held online, from 18 to 22 July, with a final test on 28, online.
Information about final examination
Course structure and research training
Ongoing tests, + written exam (translation) online
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Participation of experts, interactive lessons, material included in the course.
Highly recommended: Sergio Guerra, CULTURA FUTURA (Aras Edizioni 2020)
How to apply for Studi Culturali Britannici e Angloamericani Sergio Guerra – ChinAmerica sullo schermo (DISCUI)
- Course with free access
- Number of positions
- 25 available
- Application procedure
- You can apply from the 04/04/2022 to the 04/07/2022 . Using the online procedure you can register to fill in the application and pay with PagoPA (Credit Card, PayPal) to complete the payment of the admission fee.
- Tuition fees
Information on teaching and research activities
Director and tutor: prof. Alessandra Calanchi (Un. Urbino)
Deputy Director: prof. Antonio Taglialatela (Un. della Tuscia)
Secretary: dr Iuna Rossi (Un. Urbino)
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