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By Paolo Bartoloni

This booklet makes obvious the hidden family members among issues and members via a dialogue of inventive methods and cultural practices. Italian existence and tradition are jam-packed with items that move, accompany, facilitate or disrupt event, wants, and desires. but even with their ubiquity, theoretical engagement within the Italian context remains to be underdeveloped. Paolo Bartoloni investigates 4 typologies—the fictional, migrant, multicultural/transnational, and the artificial—to hypothesize that the power to regard issues as companions of emotional and artistic expression creates a feeling of id predicated on inclusivity, openness, care, and a focus.  

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