Led On Line
Presentazione - About us
Novita' - What's new
E-Journals
E-books
Lededizioni Home Page Ricerca - Search
Catalogo - Catalogue
Per contattarci - Contacts
Per gli Autori - For the Authors
Statistiche - Statistics
Cookie Policy
Privacy Policy

Oltre la frontiera: rappresentazioni e immaginari geografici di volontariə a Lampedusa

Giovanna Di Matteo

Abstract


Lampedusa is an emblematic place of migration in the Mediterranean basin. This is due to the process of borderscaping constructed by the passage of migrants, the narratives on their arrivals, the national and international policies and the interventions of NGOs and volunteers who cross the island space. I will reconstruct how volunteer tourists’ experiences can give voice to alternative narratives beyond the monolithic one of the migration islands. Lampedusa becomes a space for building bonds and relationships. Furthermore, I will reflect on the restitution of my research in a context which involves mobile people and a global pandemic.


Keywords


borderscape; migration; volunteer tourism; representation of space; Lampedusa.

Full Text:

PDF

References


Alaimo, A. 2012. La geografia in campo. Metodi ed esperienze di ricerca. Pisa: Pacini.

Aru, S. 2021. "Abandonment, Agency, Control: Migrants' Camps in Ventimiglia". Antipode 53 (6): 1619-1638.

https://doi.org/10.1111/anti.12738

Brambilla, C. 2015. "Il confine come borderscape". Rivista di Storia delle Idee 4 (2): 5-9. doi: 10.4474/DPS/04/02/LSS189/05.

Claval, P. 2013. "Le rôle du terrain en géographie". Confins 17. https://journals.openedition.org/confins/8373.

https://doi.org/10.4000/confins.8373

Crang, M., and S. Coleman, eds. 2002. Tourism: Between Place and Performance. New York - Oxford: Berghahn.

Edensor, T. 2001. "Performing Tourism, Staging Tourism: (Re)producing Tourist Space and Practice". Tourist Studies 1 (1): 59-81.

https://doi.org/10.1016/S0160-7383(99)00082-1

Etikan, I., S.A. Musa, and R.S. Alkassim. 2016. "Comparison of Con-venience Sampling and Purposive Sampling". American Journal of Theoretical and Applied Statistics 5 (1): 1-4.

https://doi.org/10.11648/j.ajtas.20160501.11

Goffman, E. 1958. The Presentation of Self in Everyday Life. Garden City: Doubleday & Co.

Kearns, R.A. 2010. "Seeing with Clarity: Undertaking Observational Research". In Qualitative Research Methods in Human Geogra-phy, edited by I. Hay, 241-258. Don Mils (Ontario): Oxford University Press.

Lefebvre, H. (1974) 1994. The Production of Space. Oxford (UK) - Cambridge (MA): Blackwell.

Massey, D. 2005. For Space. Thousand Oaks: Sage.

Morange, M., et C. Schmoll. 2016. Les outils qualitatifs en géographie. Méthodes et applications. Paris: Armand Colin.

Perera, S. 2007. "A Pacific Zone? (In)security, Sovereignty, and Stories of the Pacific Borderscape". In Borderscapes: Hidden Geographies and Politics at Territory's Edge, edited by P.K. Rajaram and C. Grundy-Warr, 201-227. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press.

Petonnet, C. 1982. "L'observation flottante. L'exemple d'un cimetière parisien". L'Homme 4 (22): 37-47.

https://doi.org/10.3406/hom.1982.368323

Rose, G. 1999. "Performing Space". In Human Geography Today, edited by D. Massey, J. Allen, and P. Sarre, 761-781. Cambridge: Poli-ty Press.

Tuan, Y.F. 2001. "Life as a Field Trip". The Geographical Review 91 (1-2): 41-45.

https://doi.org/10.2307/3250803

Wearing, S. 2001. Volunteer Tourism: Experiences That Make a Differ-ence. Oxon: CABI.

https://doi.org/10.1080/02508281.2017.1345470




DOI: https://doi.org/10.7358/gn-2021-002-matt

Copyright (©) 2021 Giovanna Di Matteo – Editorial format and Graphical layout: copyright (©) LED Edizioni Universitarie

Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License.


Announcements

Call for papers Vol. 7 (2024) No 1 - Fascicolo miscellaneo / Miscellaneous issue
Edited by Sara Belotti
Authors have to read through the Information for Authors and the Author guidelines carefully before beginning the submission process. 
Deadline for paper submission: February 04th, 2024
Notification of paper acceptance and request for revision following peer review: February 25th, 2024
Deadline for revised version submission: March 20th, 2024 Publication: June 30th, 2024


Geography Notebooks / Quaderni di Geografia / Cahiers de Géographie / Cuadernos de Geografía
Registered by Tribunale di Milano (06.12.2017 - n. 342) 
Online ISSN 2611-7207 - Print ISSN 2611-7193


Editor in Chief: Dino Gavinelli
Editorial Board: Simonetta Armondi (Politecnico di Milano) - Valerio Bini (Università degli Studi di Milano) - Alice Dal Borgo (Università degli Studi di Milano) - Carla Ferrario (Università del Piemonte Orientale) - Giuseppe Gambazza (Università degli Studi di Milano) - Sara Giovansana (Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore) - Marco Maggioli (IULM Milano) - Giampietro Mazza (Università degli Studi di Genova) - Giovanni Messina (Università degli Studi di Messina) - Monica Morazzoni (IULM Milano) - Marcello Tanca (Università degli Studi di Cagliari) - Giacomo Zanolin (Università degli Studi di Genova) - Giovanna Giulia Zavettieri (Università degli Studi di Roma Tor Vergata).
Scientific Committee: Sara Belotti (Università degli Studi di Milano)Matteo Bolocan Goldstein (Politecnico di Milano) - Stefano De Rubertis (Università degli Studi del Salento) - Elena Dell'Agnese (Università degli Studi di Milano Bicocca) - Philippe Duhamel (Université d'Angers) - Agustin Gamir Orueta (Universidad Carlo III de Madrid) - Fiona Haslam McKenzie (University of Western Australia) - Antoine Le Blanc (Université du littoral Côte d'Opale) - Guy Mercier (Université Laval, Quebec) - Paolo Molinari (Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore) - Valerià Paül Carril (Universidad de Santiago de Compostela) - Ana Pejdo (Sveučilište u Zadru) - Shenzhen Tian (Liaoning Normal University) - Jorge Virchez (Laurentian University of Sudbury)
Editorial office: Giovanni Baiocchetti (Università degli Studi di Milano) - Alberto Bortolotti (Politecnico di Milano) - Carlo Chiodi (Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore) - Beatrice Galimberti (Politecnico di Milano) - Carlo Giunchi (Università degli Studi di Genova) - Beatrice Olga Margherita Meloni (Politecnico di Milano).


Referee List


© 2001 LED Edizioni Universitarie di Lettere Economia Diritto