Clandestino: The Transatlantic Dilemma of Illegal Immigration in Italy and The United States

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http://hdl.handle.net/10150/578975
Title:
Clandestino: The Transatlantic Dilemma of Illegal Immigration in Italy and The United States
Author:
Sanchez, Alonso Alberto
Issue Date:
2015
Publisher:
The University of Arizona.
Rights:
Copyright © is held by the author. Digital access to this material is made possible by the University Libraries, University of Arizona. Further transmission, reproduction or presentation (such as public display or performance) of protected items is prohibited except with permission of the author.
Abstract:
Clandestino, a cognate in the three in languages, English, Spanish and Italian refers to something done in secret and usually for illicit reasons. Through research into illegal immigration in each the countries of the United States, Mexico and Italy; this term embodies the cross-cultural phenomenon and the physical manifestations of its stigmatization in each country. The fabricated site-specific installation at the Steinfeld Warehouse in Tucson, Arizona recreates an early childhood memory, and first encounter with this controversial subject. A multiple piece entity, consisting of paper, light, wood and steel sculpture, and text, the created environment Clandestino contemplates firsthand experiences of migration through numerous perspectives and the role of hope as the driving force within human nature to persevere in the face of adversity.
Type:
text; Electronic Thesis
Degree Name:
B.A.
Degree Level:
bachelors
Degree Program:
Honors College; Studio Art; Italian Studies
Degree Grantor:
University of Arizona
Advisor:
Bradford, Carlton J.

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DC FieldValue Language
dc.language.isoen_USen
dc.titleClandestino: The Transatlantic Dilemma of Illegal Immigration in Italy and The United Statesen_US
dc.creatorSanchez, Alonso Albertoen
dc.contributor.authorSanchez, Alonso Albertoen
dc.date.issued2015en
dc.publisherThe University of Arizona.en
dc.rightsCopyright © is held by the author. Digital access to this material is made possible by the University Libraries, University of Arizona. Further transmission, reproduction or presentation (such as public display or performance) of protected items is prohibited except with permission of the author.en
dc.description.abstractClandestino, a cognate in the three in languages, English, Spanish and Italian refers to something done in secret and usually for illicit reasons. Through research into illegal immigration in each the countries of the United States, Mexico and Italy; this term embodies the cross-cultural phenomenon and the physical manifestations of its stigmatization in each country. The fabricated site-specific installation at the Steinfeld Warehouse in Tucson, Arizona recreates an early childhood memory, and first encounter with this controversial subject. A multiple piece entity, consisting of paper, light, wood and steel sculpture, and text, the created environment Clandestino contemplates firsthand experiences of migration through numerous perspectives and the role of hope as the driving force within human nature to persevere in the face of adversity.en
dc.typetexten
dc.typeElectronic Thesisen
thesis.degree.nameB.A.en
thesis.degree.levelbachelorsen
thesis.degree.disciplineHonors Collegeen
thesis.degree.disciplineStudio Arten
thesis.degree.disciplineItalian Studiesen
thesis.degree.grantorUniversity of Arizonaen
dc.contributor.advisorBradford, Carlton J.en
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