History seminars at the IHR
Modern Italian History
Convenors: Christopher Duggan (Reading), Ilaria Favretto (Kingston), Maurizio Isabella (QMUL), Axel Körner (UCL), Carl Levy (Goldsmiths)
All meetings will take place on Wednesdays at 5:30. Due to ongoing works at Senate House the venue of our seminar has changed to different rooms in both Senate House. Stewart House is adjacent to the main Senate House building. The Stewart House seminar rooms can be accessed via the Russell Square entrance(32, Russell Square, WC1B 5DN). Ask at any reception for directions to any of the seminar rooms.
Venue: Holden Room 103, Senate House, 1st floor unless otherwise stated
Time: Wednesday, 5.30pm
Italian and French Anarchists in London exile from the Paris Commune to the First World War
Discussion and book launch with Ruth Kinna (Loughborough),
Chair: Carl Levy
Two perspectives on fascism: confino and the peasantry
Paolo Ghirardini (Reading) and Ilaria Poerio (Reading)
Book launch and discussion of: 'The Cult of the Duce. Mussolini and the Italians'
Discussants: Mary Vincent (Sheffield) and Geoffrey Hosking (UCL)