Fabio Domenico PALUMBO
University of Messina (Italy)
Fabio D. PALUMBO holds a PhD in Aesthetics from Università degli Studi di Messina (Italy), and is currently an honorary fellow at the Department of Ancient and Modern Civilizations at the same University. His field of research includes Postmodernism and Psychoanalysis, focusing mainly on Gilles Deleuze and Jacques Lacan. He is also interested in the philosophical implications and interpretations of Japanese and East Asian pop culture.
Participation in MUTUAL IMAGES RESEARCH ASSOCIATION events
MUTUAL IMAGES 3rd International Workshop (2015):
"Imaginary identifications: European pop culture through the Japanese looking-glass"
(co-authored with Domenica G. CALABRO)
MUTUAL IMAGES 4th International Workshop (2016):
"Telling stories about Japan: contemporary Italian literature re-inventing Japan"
MUTUAL IMAGES 5th International Workshop (2017):
"Japan and Korea in the mirror of cinema: Selfness and Otherness between mutual understanding and recurrent nationalisms "
Publications with Mutual Images Journal
Vol. 2 (Winter 2017):
Japanese Pop Cultures in Europe Today: Economic Challenged, Mediated Notions, Future Opportunities
(p. 137-184) - (co-authored with Domenica G. CALABRO)
Vol. 3 (Autumn 2017):
Visuality and Fictionality of Japan and Europe in a Cross-Cultural Framework
Vol. 4 (Spring 2018):
Japan and Asia: Representations of Selfness and Otherness
Involvement with MUTUAL IMAGES RESEARCH ASSOCIATION
Member of MUTUAL IMAGES RESEARCH ASSOCIATION Board: Secretary since 2017
Member of the Editorial Board of Mutual Images Journal