"Corriere dei piccoli"

Rizzoli Publisher20th century

Mudec - Museum of Cultures

Mudec - Museum of Cultures
Milan, Italy

Part of the newspaper "Corriere della Sera", the weekly magazine "Corriere dei piccoli" is a propaganda magazine dedicated to children and made up of negatively stereotyped african ficitonal characters. These figures, created to involve the little ones, was used to created an image of Africa as an exotic and magical place to be civilized through colonialism.


  • Title: "Corriere dei piccoli"
  • Creator: Rizzoli Publisher
  • Date Created: 20th century
  • Location Created: Italy
  • Physical Dimensions: 24 x 30 cm
  • Type: Magazine
  • Rights: Library of the Museum of Cultures, Milan
  • Medium: Paper
  • Collocazione: On view (room 3)

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