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Italy's new left-right government: not the 'normalisation' of the country's politics as yet

Italy's new left-right government: not the 'normalisation' of the country's politics as yet
Description
Besides being a 'forced marriage' between opposites, this is also a 'coalition of the losers', since neither the PD nor the PDL are able to command a majority in Parliament with closer allies.
Date:
13/05/2013

Rome Workshop

Rome Workshop
Description
Dr Clodagh Brook is leading the 2nd workshop for the AHRC-funded project, Interdisciplinary Italy 1900-2015 in Rome today.
Date:
22/04/2013

'Rummaging in the Italian Queer Archive: "lesbian" cultural representation 1870-1930'

Description
Dr Charlotte Ross was invited to give a research seminar by the Italian Department at the University of Glasgow.
Date:
25/02/2013

Research Fellowship at the Fondazione Giorgio Cini, Venice

Research Fellowship at the Fondazione Giorgio Cini, Venice
Description
Dr Ita Mac Carthy is currently spending three months as a residential research fellow at the Fondazione Giorgio Cini on the island of San Giorgio Maggiore in Venice.
Date:
08/02/2013

'Framing "obscene" confessions: discourses of female same-sex desire in early 20th century Italy'

Description
Dr Charlotte Ross was invited to give a research seminar by the Italian Department at the University of Kent.
Date:
29/01/2013

The endless 'return' of Silvio Berlusconi: what does it say about his party and can he win again?

The endless 'return' of Silvio Berlusconi: what does it say about his party and can he win again?
Description
This takes us to the question: 'can Berlusconi win again?' Can he win even this time, despite the scandals, the trials in which he stands accused of various crimes and, importantly, his lamentable record in stewarding the Italian economy over the last decade?
Date:
13/12/2012

SHOUT Film Festival: The Hunger

SHOUT Film Festival: The Hunger
Description
Charlotte Ross presented Tony Scott's film 'The Hunger' as part of 'Shout'
Date:
16/11/2012

Silvio Berlusconi and post-modern politics

Description
Italian studies will host the One-day conference on 14 December 2012.
Date:
26/10/2012

Translating the 'Zibaldone'

Translating the 'Zibaldone'
Description
Working in collaboration with Franco D'Intino, Michael Caesar has overseen the translation and editing of a critical edition of the Zibaldone for what will be seven years by the time the book is published next year.
Date:
26/10/2012

Doctoral Researcher Supervision Awards

Doctoral Researcher Supervision Awards
Description
Dr Charlotte Ross was shortlisted for the Excellence in Doctoral Researcher Supervision Awards in June 2012
Date:
08/10/2012
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