This lecture is organised as a little journey through some key aspects of current Italian culture: cultural heritage and visual arts, design, fashion, cinema, comics and animation, music, language and lifestyles, wine and food, family and friendship.Is there an “Italian way of life” and, if so, what is it today? Has it changed over time? What is specific to Italy and Italians in Europe, compared, for instance, to what is French, Spanish, German, British?The lecture is an informal ride across these key elements of the “Italian way of life”, and it will be counting on an active participation of the audience.
The Italian Way of Life
Sociologist, specialised in visual media and popular culture. He teaches Advertising Management, Theory and Techniques of Visual Communication, Graphic Design and Animation, Global Creative Industries and Pop-Culture Entertainment. He is the author of a few monographs and has published his research in several articles in international journals.