About the Author

Matteo Dutto

E-Mail: matteo.dutto@monash.edu

Matteo Dutto is Postdoctoral Research Fellow at Monash University in the School of Languages, Literatures, Cultures and Linguistics. His research explores how cultural producers collaborate with Indigenous, migrant, and multi-ethnic communities to pro-duce transmedia and transcultural counter-narratives of belonging and identity. His work has been published in Studies in Documentary Film and Modern Italy. His first monograph Legacies of Indigenous Resistance was published by Peter Lang Oxford in 2019.

Contributions by Author: Matteo Dutto

Transcultural Urban Re-Imaginings

Ephemeral and Participatory Art Interventions in the Macrolotto Zero Neighborhood

Prato, Sunday, 2 February 2020: amid growing concerns for the spread of the Coronavirus, both researchers stood among a crowd of art enthusiasts, locals, and passers-by in the city of Prato’s Macrolotto Zero neighborhood — more commonly referred to as ‘Chinatown’ in “one of the most extraordinary places in terms of Chinese migration in contemporary Europe.” [1] Here, the locally-based art collective Dryphoto had organized the meeting point for a public art initiative led by […]