“Both the sea and mobile dams as threats. The contemporary imaginary of the fishermen in the lagoon”
Wednesday, October 25 – 5 pm – room 9A
Guest Speaker: Rita Vianello
The lecture is part of the MOSE Visit, and it is compulsory for students enrolled in:
F1701 History of Venice
F1720 Critical Food Studies
Prof. Rita Vianello, Ca’ Foscari University of Venice, is an Anthropologist of the Sea and author of books about Pellestrina’s fishermen and about the Gondoliers.
Professor Vianello, who did extensive field work in Pellestrina, will introduce the Culture of the Fishermen of the Lagoon and their perception and reaction towards the massive environmental transformation induced by the building of the Mobile Dams (MOSE).
All students and professors interested are welcome to join!