The 20th century is characterized by the sheer and fast-paced growth of human exchanges that, related to and flexibly caused by the increase of mobility, travel, migration and wars, affected the cosmopolitanism and hybridity of many writers.
Il Gusto Italiano: Italian Style and Transalpine Exchanges in Early Keyboard Music
May 13–15, 2019
Sam Houston State University School of Music, Huntsville, Texas, U.S.A.
Call for Proposals
An international conference, co-organized by Anna Corrias (UCL) and Eva Del Soldato (University of Pennsylvania), co-sponsored by UCL, UPenn and the British Academy.
Speakers will include Stephen Gersh, Anna Corrias, Guido Giglioni, George Karamanolis, Eva Del Soldato, Hanna Gentili, and Allegra Baggio Corradi
UCL, Gordon Square (25), Room 107
29 June 2018
Chair: Valery Rees (School of Economic Science)
A Call for Papers has been issued for the upcoming 3rd Levantine Heritage Foundation international conference, titled: ‘The Levantines: Identities and Heritage’. The conference dates are 2-4 November 2018 and it is going to take place in Athens, Greece.
The full text of the CfP and its future updates is here:
After the 1839 Gülhane Edict which recognised the basic rights of Ottoman citizens, a second edict, the 1856 Reformation Edict extended these rights to non-Muslims and foreigners living in Ottoman Empire who had been enjoying some economic privileges under the capitulations granted to European powers. With this legal status change the Ottoman territories started receiving large number of foreigners, investors, bankers, businessmen who brought about major changes to the economic and social changes to the 6 century old empire.
California Italian Studies is now accepting submissions for Volume 9 (2019).
"Borderless Italy" (Italia senza frontiere)
Editors: Claudio Fogu, Stephanie Malia Hom, and Laura E. Ruberto
Submissions may be for either the thematic or the open-themed parts of the volume* in either English or Italian.
Deadline for submissions: January 15, 2019, although earlier submissions will be given priority.
The Italian American Review is looking for a review editor (volunteer position) for film and digital media.
The film and digital media review editor researches potential documentary (not feature) films and websites for assessment, engages potential reviewers, arranges the reviews, and does initial edits, while serving as the main point of contact between reviewers and the IAR editorial staff. This editor should be familiar with current issues concerning Italian American studies and should have published works on the topic of film.
Call for Papers