Modern Italian History

Venue: Past and Present Room N202, 2nd floor, IHR, North block, Senate House

Time: Wednesdays 17:30

Convenors: Ilaria Favretto (Kingston), Carlotta Ferrara degli Uberti (UCL), Maurizio Isabella (QMUL), Axel Körner (UCL), Carl Levy (Goldsmiths).

Spring Term 2017
DateSeminar details
1 February
17:30
The Italian Communist Party between Socialist Realism and Neorealism (1944 – 1956)
Gianluca Fantoni (Nottingham Trent University)
IHR Past and Present Room, N202, Second Floor, IHR

1 March
17:30
Prisoners of War: Italians in French, German, and British Captivity, 1940-1948
Ruth Ben-Ghiat (New York University)
IHR Past and Present Room, N202, Second Floor, IHR

15 March
17:30
Book launch and discussion of Fantascienza? (Series: Lezioni Primo Levi, Turin: Einaudi, 2016)
Francesco Cassata (University of Genoa), Pierpaolo Antonello (University of Cambridge), Robert Gordon (University of Cambridge)
IHR Past and Present Room, N202, Second Floor, IHR

Summer Term 2017
DateSeminar details
26 April
17:30
Notions of totalitarianism in post-1945 Italy
Carl Levy (Goldsmiths College, University of London)
IHR John S Cohen Room, N203, Second Floor, IHR