Introductory Lecture to the MOSE

Posted on: May 6th, 2016 by intern No Comments


Both the Sea and Mobile Dams as Threats. The Contemporary Imaginary of the Fishermen of the


Prof. Rita Vianello

Wednesday May 11th 5.00 PM, Classroom 9A



 Photo by Luana G’s 86


The lecture will be delivered by Prof. RITA VIANELLO, University of Western Brittany, Brest, France, Anthropologist of the Sea, author of books about Pellestrina’s fisherman and on the Gondoliers.
Professor Vianello, who did extensive field work in Pellestrina, will introduce to us the Culture of the Fishermen of the Lagoon and to their perception and reaction towards the massive environmental transformation induced by the building of the Mobile Dams (MoSE).

Please note: this lecture is part of the MOSE trip. It compulsory for the students enrolled in the following courses:
History of Venice (S1601),
Globalization Environment and Sust. Development (S1618),
The artful things of climate change (S1617).

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