Winter Workshop: "The Archives of the Holy See: an Introduction",  Rome, Italy, 20th -24th January 2020

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January 20, 2020 to January 24, 2020
Subject Fields: 
Early Modern History and Period Studies, European History / Studies, Italian History / Studies, Religious Studies and Theology, World History / Studies

Winter Workshop: The Archives of the Holy See: an Introduction Rome, 20th -24th January 2020


Organized by the Sangalli Institute


The seminar will include lectures/laboratories on the following topics:


Introduction to Archival Research in Rome; The Vatican Secret Archives: Brief History and Structure; Archival Research in the Archives of the Fabbrica di San Pietro; Archival Research in the Archives of the Vicariate of Rome; Archival Research in the Archives of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith; Archival Research in the Archives of the Congregation for the Evangelization of People (de Propaganda Fide); Laboratories on Manuscripts & Documents: Language, Scripts, Conventions, Dating & Documentary Typologies. 


The lectures and the laboratories will be held, among others, by Proff. Matteo Binasco (University for Foreigners of Siena); Benedetta Borello (University of Cassino); Irene Fosi (University of Chieti), Massimo C. Giannini (University of Teramo); Giuseppe Mrozek Eliszezynski (University of Chieti); Giovanni Pizzorusso (University of Chieti).


Cost of the seminar (including morning lectures and visits to archives): 1.000 € (one thousand euros).


Contact Info: 

Sangalli Institute for Religious History and Cultures, Piazza di San Firenze, 3 – 50122 Florence (Italy); e-mail: