Mini MAXXI Seminar Series: Giuliana Pieri
From Maire Cox
Autarkic Extractions | The Cult of the Duce
Guest speaker: Professor Giuliana Pieri (Royal Holloway, University of London)
Moderators: ALG1 Decolonising Minds and Methods (co-led by Stella Brook Young, Eleanor Goulding, Kate Jones, Sasha Milne and Nicole Parrish).
Organiser: Federica G Pedriali
Giuliana Pieri is Professor of Italian and Visual Culture and Head of the School of Humanities at Royal Holloway. She is a Visual Arts and Cultural Studies specialist, and is currently working on a project looking at the intersections between the arts and the media in Italy in the 20th and 21st centuries. As part of her talk, Giuliana discussed the artefactual materiality of the cult of Mussolini. The talk was followed by a Q&A.