Studying at the University of Verona

A.A. 2020/2021

Academic calendar

Il calendario accademico riporta le scadenze, gli adempimenti e i periodi rilevanti per la componente studentesca, personale docente e personale dell'Università. Sono inoltre indicate le festività e le chiusure ufficiali dell'Ateneo.
L’anno accademico inizia il 1° ottobre e termina il 30 settembre dell'anno successivo.

Academic calendar

Course calendar

The Academic Calendar sets out the degree programme lecture and exam timetables, as well as the relevant university closure dates. .

Definition of lesson periods
Period From To
I semestre (Lingue e letterature straniere) Sep 28, 2020 Jan 9, 2021
II semestre (Lingue e letterature straniere) Feb 15, 2021 May 29, 2021
Exam sessions
Session From To
ESAMI LINGUE - sessione invernale Jan 11, 2021 Feb 13, 2021
ESAMI LINGUE - sessione estiva May 31, 2021 Jul 24, 2021
ESAMI LINGUE - sessione autunnale Aug 30, 2021 Sep 25, 2021
Degree sessions
Session From To
LAUREE LINGUE - sessione autunnale (a.a. 2019/20) Nov 2, 2020 Nov 7, 2020
LAUREE LINGUE - sessione straordinaria (a.a. 2019/20) Apr 7, 2021 Apr 13, 2021
LAUREE LINGUE - sessione estiva (a.a. 2020/21) Jul 5, 2021 Jul 10, 2021
Holidays
Period From To
Festa di Ognissanti Nov 1, 2020 Nov 1, 2020
Festa dell'Immacolata Dec 8, 2020 Dec 8, 2020
Festa della liberazione Apr 25, 2021 Apr 25, 2021
Festa del lavoro May 1, 2021 May 1, 2021
Festa del Santo Patrono May 21, 2021 May 21, 2021
Festa della Repubblica Jun 2, 2021 Jun 2, 2021

Exam calendar

The exam roll calls are centrally administered by the operational unit   Foreign Languages and Literatures Teaching and Student Services Unit
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Exam calendar

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Academic staff

A B C D F G H K N P R S V Z

Aloe Stefano

stefano.aloe@univr.it +39 045802 8409

Babbi Anna Maria

annamaria.babbi@univr.it +39 045 802 8325

Bigliazzi Silvia

silvia.bigliazzi@univr.it +39 045802 8477

Bognolo Anna

anna.bognolo@univr.it +39 045802 8327

Bonadonna Maria Francesca

mariafrancesca.bonadonna@univr.it +39 045802 8663

Cagliero Roberto

roberto.cagliero@univr.it +39 045802 8694

Cantarini Sibilla

sibilla.cantarini@univr.it +39 045802 8199

Cappellotto Anna

anna.cappellotto@univr.it +39 045802 8314

Cipolla Maria Adele

adele.cipolla@univr.it +39 045802 8314

Dalle Pezze Francesca

francesca.dallepezze@univr.it + 39 045802 8598

De Beni Matteo

matteo.debeni@univr.it +39 045 802 8540

Facchinetti Roberta

roberta.facchinetti@univr.it +39 045802 8374

Frassi Paolo

paolo.frassi@univr.it +39 045802 8408

Gambin Felice

felice.gambin@univr.it +39 045802 8323

Genetti Stefano

stefano.genetti@univr.it +39 045802 8412

Giust Anna

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Gorris Rosanna

rosanna.gorris@univr.it +39 045802 8324

Hourani Martin Dunia

dunia.houranimartin@univr.it

Kofler Peter Erwin

peter.kofler@univr.it +39 045802 8313

Nalesso Giulia

giulia.nalesso@univr.it

Palma Flavia

flavia.palma@univr.it

Paolini Sara

sara.paolini@univr.it

Pes Annalisa

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Rabanus Stefan

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Rebora Simone

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Salvi Luca

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Schiffermuller Isolde

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Vettorel Paola

paola.vettorel@univr.it +39 045802 8259

Zinato Susanna

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Zivojinovic Jelena

jelena.zivojinovic@univr.it

Study Plan

The Study Plan includes all modules, teaching and learning activities that each student will need to undertake during their time at the University. Please select your Study Plan based on your enrolment year.

TeachingsCreditsTAFSSD
TeachingsCreditsTAFSSD
2nd foreign literature disciplinary area or textual and comparative studies
6
C
(L-LIN/03)
A philology to be chosen among the following (philology must be related to one of the chosen languages)
6
B
(L-FIL-LET/09)
6
B
(L-LIN/21)
Dissertation
21
E
-

1° Anno

TeachingsCreditsTAFSSD

2° Anno

TeachingsCreditsTAFSSD
2nd foreign literature disciplinary area or textual and comparative studies
6
C
(L-LIN/03)
A philology to be chosen among the following (philology must be related to one of the chosen languages)
6
B
(L-FIL-LET/09)
6
B
(L-LIN/21)
Dissertation
21
E
-
Teachings Credits TAF SSD
Between the years: 1°- 2°
Between the years: 1°- 2°
Other teaching activities
6
F
-

Legend | Type of training activity (TTA)

TAF (Type of Educational Activity) All courses and activities are classified into different types of educational activities, indicated by a letter.




SPlacements in companies, public or private institutions and professional associations

Teaching code

4S002994

Coordinatore

Roberto Cagliero

Credits

6

Scientific Disciplinary Sector (SSD)

L-LIN/11 - ANGLO-AMERICAN LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES

Language of instruction

Italian

Period

II semestre (Lingue e letterature straniere) dal Feb 15, 2021 al May 29, 2021.

Learning outcomes

This course aims at providing students with an advanced knowledge of themes, genres, and tendencies in the literature and culture of the United States. Focus will be on specific texts and on a variety of critical approaches to interpret them. By the end of this course, students will be able to analyze texts that show specific tendencies of American culture. They will be able to connect literary works to political, social, and religious events. They will develop critical awareness in seeing how literature is influenced by its context, and how the context defines literature, this allowing for domestic and international consequences. Furthermore, students will be able to approach texts with adequate critical tools, and will be familiar with specific features of American English.

Program

The course addresses through fiction and non-fiction texts the role of prison and imprisonment in American culture. -****ALL THE MATERIALS MARKED AS "PART OF THE EXAM" in the Moodle page for this course (Moodle page: https://moodle.univr.it/moodle/course/view.php?id=3478) -Algren, N. short story "El Presidente de Mejico" explored his experience in a Texas jail. From "The Neon Wilderness" -Baliga, S. An Example of Restorative Justice with Sujatha Baliga https://www.google.it/search?q=An+Example+of+Restorative+Justice+with+Sujatha+Baliga&oq=An+Example+of+Restorative+Justice+with+Sujatha+--Baliga&aqs=chrome..69i57.604j0j7&sourceid=chrome&ie=UTF-8 -Baliga, S. Transformative Justice in Education Speaker Series (video - speech starts at minute 8:10) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=khB0U0wMT4o -Bauer, S. "American Prison". New York, Penguin Press 2018 (pp. 36-39, 55-61, 75-83, 95-99, 103, 120-130, 150-157, 168-175, 196-200, 219-226, 243-247) -BUNKER, "Education of a Felon. A Memoir". ST.Martin Griffin Publishers, 2001 THIS BOOK IS FOR STUDENTS WHO CANNOT READ ITALIAN. IT SUBSTITUTES Kalica, E. e Santorso S. (a cura di), Farsi la galera. Spazi e culture del penitenziario. Ombre Corte 2018 -Davis, A. Are Prisons Obsolete? 2003 (pp. 9-40 only) -Fleetwood, N.R. “Posing in Prison: Family Photographs, Emotional Labor, and Carceral Intimacy”. Public Culture 27:3, 2015 -Franklin, H. B. The Victim as Criminal and Artist: Literature from the American Prison (New York: Oxford Univ. Press, 1978 FRINZI -Gordon, A. F. “Angela Davis. Globalism and the prison industrial complex: an interview with Angela Davis”, Race Class 1999; 40; 145 PDF -Green, T. From the Plantation to the Prison. African American Confinement Literature. Mercer UP 2008 FRINZI -Jackson, G. George Jackson/San Quentin https://vimeo.com/100361380 video -Jackson, G. Soledad Brother. The Prison Letters of George Jackson https://libcom.org/files/soledad-brother-the-prison-letters-of-george-jackson.pdf -Kolk, B. van Der. The Body Keeps the Score. Penguin CHAPTERS 5, 6 and 7 ONLY -Larson, D. (Ed.) (2014). Fourth City: Essays from the Prison in America. East Lansing, Michigan: Michigan State University Press. FRINZI (1 CHAPTER OF YOUR CHOICE) -LeRoy, Mervin "I Am a Fugitive from a Georgia Chain Gang" (1932) film. From the novel by Robert E. Burns. Film available at https://divers-and-sundry.blogspot.com/2015/03/i-am-fugitive-from-chain-gang.html -London, J. "Pinched": A Prison Experience PDF Copisteria 30eoltre -Malcolm X, Autobiography (chapters 10 e 11) FRINZI. I suggest watching the film as well Malcolm X (Spike Lee, 1992) -Melville, H. Bartleby, the Scrivener. http://www.gutenberg.org/cache/epub/11231/pg11231.html -Pelàez, Vicky. “The Prison Industry in the United States: Big Business or a New Form of Slavery?” El Diario-La Prensa, New York and Global Research 10 March 2008 http://www.globalresearch.ca/the-prison-industry-in-the-united-states-big-business-or-a-new-form-of-slavery/8289 -Poe, E.A., “The Pit and the Pendulum” https://www.eapoe.org/works/tales/pitpdma.htm -Thoreau, Civil Disobedience http://xroads.virginia.edu/~hyper2/thoreau/civil.html -Tullis, P. “Can Forgiveness Play a Role in Criminal Justice?” https://www.nytimes.com/2013/01/06/magazine/can-forgiveness-play-a-role -Turner, N. Confession https://docsouth.unc.edu/neh/turner/turner.html

Bibliografia

Reference texts
Author Title Publishing house Year ISBN Notes
Ava du Vernay 13TH - XIII emendamento FILM 2016
Bauer, S. American Prison 2018
Baliga, S. An Example of Restorative Justice with Sujatha Baliga  
Davis, A. Are Prisons Obsolete?  
Malcolm X Autobiography  
Melville, H. Bartleby, the Scrivener  
Spike Lee BlacKKKlansman FILM 2018
Thoreau, H.D. Civil Disobedience  
Kalica, E. e Santorso S. (a cura di), Farsi la galera. Spazi e culture del penitenziario. Ombre Corte 2018  
Green T. From the Plantation to the Prison 2008
Jackson, G. George Jackson/San Quentin  
Spike Lee Get on the Bus (film) 1996
LeRoy, M. I Am a Fugitive from a Georgia Chain Gang!  
Kok, B. van Der Il corpo accusa il colpo ITAL TRANSL di The Body Keeps the Score Cortina  
D.W. Griffith Intolerance FILM 1916
Kushner Rachel Mars Room 2019
Kushner Rachel MArs Room ITALIAN TRANSLATION Einaudi 2109
Lowrie, D. My Life in Prison  
Jenji Kohan Orange Is the New Black [4 episodes]  
London, J. "Pinched": A Prison Experience  
Fleetwood, N.R. “Posing in Prison: Family Photographs, Emotional Labor, and Carceral Intimacy”  
Jackson, G. Soledad Brother. The Prison Letters of George Jackson  
Matthew Cooke Survivors Guide to Prison FILM 2018
Kolk, B. van Der The Body Keeps the Score  
Bunker, Edward The Education of a Felon  
Laure de Clermont-Tonnerre The Mustang FILM  
Poe, E.A. “The Pit and the Pendulum”  
Ava du Vernay When They See Us FILM  

Examination Methods

Oral exam

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