Honors Capstone Project
Date of Submission
Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Arts and Science
Capstone Prize Winner
Won Capstone Funding
Italian Language and Literature | Italian Literature | Other Italian Language and Literature
A representative selection of European and American literature reveals a culturally constructed function ofItalyas the place of revelation for foreign visitors. This literary construction, founded in a long history of travel from pilgrimage to mass tourism, contextualizes the experience of American students such as myself when we live and study in Italy whether we realize it or not.
Collins, Kathlyn Valianti, "A Postcard from the Library: A Study of Perceptions of Italy and Foreigners Abroad through Time" (2010). Honors Capstone Projects - All. 337.
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