Tarcisio Lancioni

Vintage Violence. La strana violenza del cinema di Losey

Abstract Texts about violence tend to take this concept for granted. This article tries to sketch a semiotic definition through a brief re-reading of some classics and of some vocabulary entries, to suggest a characterisation of violence as a semiotic device: an articulation of two different figures of aggression («laceration»/«constraint») against a conventional threshold.... Read More