Sociology of art and culture (i)
Scientific Disciplinary Sector (SSD)
SPS/07 - GENERAL SOCIOLOGY
Language of instruction
semestrino IA, Semestrino IB
the course looks at the relation between Art and Reality in our epoch, which is particulary signed by Postmodernity.
Contents: divided in two parts, the course firstly touches the “historical” ideas on which leans this relation: Form, Aesthetics, Metaphor through which developed itself the long walk of the art in our times.
The second part is dedicated to the interpretation of some important movie’s scenes and the analysis of some fundamentals paints of the XX century. The whole course will highlights, the influences that the several forms of the time exerted on the several forms of the art.
G. Amato, Il realismo della finzione - Da Hopper a Hitchcock, QuiEdit, Verona, 2014
G. Amato, Nelle forme del tempo - Tempo e racconto del testo filmico, QuiEdit, Verona, 2009. Limitatamente ai capitoli: 1; 2 e 5.
A. Dal Lago, S. Giordano, I mercanti d'aura, logiche dell'arte contemporanea, Il Mulino, 2006 (only introduzione; 4; 5; conclusioni)
The books could be subjected little variations.
Qualifications: none q
Terms of didactics: lectures and projections