Conference Contribution Details
Mandatory Fields
Chu, Mark
AAIS XXXII Annual Conference
'Pericolo giallo: Fear of China in Contemporary Italian Culture'
College of Charleston, SC
Oral Presentation
2012
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03-MAY-12
05-MAY-12
This paper examines some recent examples of representations of the 'Yellow Peril' in the Italian press, television and literary texts, contextualized by studies of the Chinese immigrant population in Italy, and utilizing postcolonial theories on the representation of alterity, as well as discourse analysis.

Part of a panel on Italy and China: Centuries of Exchange, organized by Mary Ann Carolan, Fairfield University.