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Café Culture Series: Prison Graffiti from the Inquisition to Berlusconi’s Italy

Date: tbc

Venue: tbc

Time: tbc

An exploration of images of prison graffiti from the inquisition to today, particularly focusing on how their relationship with contemporary artistic trends. Will include discussion of Lombroso's collection of Italian 19th century prison tattoos.

Speakers:

  • Eleanor Chiari (UCL Italian)
  • Chiara Franceschini (UCL Italian).