Antonio Somaini


Antonio Somaini is Professor in Film, Media and Visual Culture Theory at the Université Sorbonne Nouvelle – Paris 3 and member of the Steering Committee of NECS (European Network of Cinema and Media Studies). Among his publications: the books Cultura visuale. Immagini, sguardi, media, dispositivi [Visual Culture. Images, Gazes, Media, Dispositives] (with A. Pinotti, Einaudi 2016) and Ejzenštejn. Il cinema, le arti, il montaggio [Eisenstein. Cinema, Art History, Montage] Einaudi 2011, forthcoming in English transl. with The University of Illinois Press); the anthologies Estetica dei media e della comunicazione [Aesthetics of Media and Communication] (with R. Diodato), Il Mulino 2011 and Teorie dell'immagine [Theories of the Image] (with A. Pinotti) Cortina 2009; the editions in Italian, English and French of writings by Benjamin, Eisenstein, Moholy-Nagy and Vertov.