Journal article

Cuestiones de imagología en el cine hecho en Asturias en el siglo XXI

Alfredo Martinez-Exposito

Lletres Asturianes | Academia de la Llingua Asturiana | Published : 2019

Abstract

This paper puts forward an imagological analysis of Asturian fiction cinema. Traditionally, imagology has been used in comparative literature as a means of analysis of specific traits of national literatures, such as themes, characters, archetypes and the perceptions abroad. More recently, imagology has adopted sociological and semiotic perspectives to develop more sophisticated analytical tools in the study not only of literature but also of those cinematic and artistic discourses that have become characteristic of contemporary complex, post-identity societies. The paper focuses on two of these imagological concepts and their possible application to the contemporary cinema made in Asturias...

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