migrations out of italy n.
Download
Skip this Video
Loading SlideShow in 5 Seconds..
Migrations Out of Italy PowerPoint Presentation
Download Presentation
Migrations Out of Italy

Loading in 2 Seconds...

play fullscreen
1 / 11

Migrations Out of Italy - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 135 Views
  • Uploaded on

Migrations Out of Italy. 1. Features of mass migrations (1880s-1914). 2. Women left in Italy. 3. Migrant women to the US and their social and political activism. 4. Melania Mazzucco and Italian-American writers. The Great Migration (1876-1914). Europe (tot. circa 6,100,000) Main countries

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about 'Migrations Out of Italy' - tekli


An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript
migrations out of italy
Migrations Out of Italy

1. Features of mass migrations (1880s-1914).

2. Women left in Italy.

3. Migrant women to the US and their social and political activism.

4. Melania Mazzucco and Italian-American writers.

the great migration 1876 1914
The Great Migration (1876-1914)

Europe (tot. circa 6,100,000)

Maincountries

- France: 1,600,000

- Switzerland: 1,300,000

- Germany: 1,200,000

the great migration 1876 19141
The Great Migration (1876-1914)

Out of Europe (tot. circa 7,300,000)

Maincountries:

- United States 4,100,000

- Argentina 1,770,000

- Brazil 1,200,000

migrant flows
MigrantFlows

1880s-1900: from N. Italy to Europe and South America.

1900-1914: from S. Italy to North America.

causes of migrant flows
Causes of Migrant Flows
  • Demography
  • Agriculture
  • Taxes
  • Industries
women left behind
Women LeftBehind
  • 2 out of 3 Italian migrants were males.
  • Migrant families mostly from the south. Why?
  • Women activism at home.
women in the usa
Women in the USA
  • Clothing manufacturing and artificial flower industry in New York City.
  • Just domestic work for married women?

i.e. Endicott Johnson Company (shomakers) and silk industry in Paterson, NJ.

women activism
Women Activism
  • Entrepreneurwomen (boarding, restaurants, groceries).
  • Female teachers, rural work, nuns.
  • Political and labor activism (e.g. Maria Roda).
i a women writers 1 st generation
I-A Women Writers (1st generation)

Helen Barolini, “Umbertina” (1979).

Tina DeRosa, Josephine Gattuso Hendin, Anna Monardo.

Topics: patriarchalism, chauvinism, generation clash.

i a women writers 2 nd generation
I-A Women Writers (2nd generation)

Carol Maso, “Ghost Dance” (1995).

Topics: social marginality, female homosexuality, madness.