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Read more at: The Robinson College Sykes Prize 2020
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The Robinson College Sykes Prize 2020

The Robinson College Sykes Prize has been launched for 2020. The winning prize is £1000, with runners-up awards of £500 and £250 also available. More information can be found here: https://www.robinson.cam.ac.uk/college-life/arts-literature-and-theology... All current students are welcome to enter, hopefully having read...


Read more at: Elena Sottilotta (PhD candidate, Italian) winner of the 2020 Polly Stewart Award 2020
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Elena Sottilotta (PhD candidate, Italian) winner of the 2020 Polly Stewart Award 2020

We are delighted to congratulate Elena Sottilotta (PhD candidate, Italian) for winning the 2020 Polly Stewart Award, for her research on women folklorists of Italy and Ireland. The award is given by the Women's Section of the American Folklore Society to support young scholars in the field (further details at: https://www...


Read more at: Professor Abigail Brundin wins honorable mention for the SRS 2020 Book Prize
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Professor Abigail Brundin wins honorable mention for the SRS 2020 Book Prize

We are thrilled to announce that Professor Abigail Brundin was given an honourable mention for her jointly authored book The Sacred Home in Renaissance Italy (Oxford University Press, 2018) by the Society for Renaissance Studies 2020 book prize. The judges received over forty books this year and the standard was extremely...


Read more at: Pembroke College opens post for College Lecturer in Modern & Medieval Languages

Pembroke College opens post for College Lecturer in Modern & Medieval Languages

Pembroke College has just opened applications for the 5 year post of College Lecturer in Modern and Medieval Languages, specializing in Italian.


Read more at: Dr Eleonora Serra awarded Premio Giovanni Nencioni 2020
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Dr Eleonora Serra awarded Premio Giovanni Nencioni 2020

We are delighted to congratulate Eleonora Serra (PhD, Italian) on the award of the 2020 Premio Giovanni Nencioni . This prize is awarded by Italy’s most prestigious cultural academy, the Accademia della Crusca , for the best doctoral thesis in Italian linguistics presented at a University outside Italy. ( https://...


Read more at: Academic Staff Vacancies University Lecturer in Modern Iberian Literary and Cultural Studies
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Academic Staff Vacancies University Lecturer in Modern Iberian Literary and Cultural Studies

Jobs | Faculty of Modern and Medieval Languages and Linguistics Academic Staff Vacancies University Lecturer in Modern Iberian Literary and Cultural Studies. The Spanish and Portuguese Section of the Faculty of Modern and Medieval Languages and Linguistics, University of Cambridge, is seeking to appoint a University...


Read more at: Women in Sardinia: Creativity and Self-Expression
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Women in Sardinia: Creativity and Self-Expression

We are happy to announce a call for papers for the upcoming conference, "Women in Sardinia: Creativity and Self-Expression", set for 27 September - 01 October 2021.


Read more at: Karen Pinkus
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Karen Pinkus

We are delighted to announce that Professor Karen Pinkus (Cornell) will be in Cambridge for Easter Term 2019, followed by a second visit in Lent and Easter Terms 2020, as a Leverhulme Visiting Professor . Professor Pinkus will be hosted by MML/Italian and by CRASSH.


Read more at: Research Events - Lent Term 2019
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Research Events - Lent Term 2019

Research Events in Italian Studies The Italian Section are pleased to present the Lent Term 2019 programme of events which can be found here .


Read more at: Women, Language(s) and Translation in the Italian Tradition (7-8 November 2018)
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Women, Language(s) and Translation in the Italian Tradition (7-8 November 2018)

Women, Language(s) and Translation in the Italian Tradition 7-8 November 2018 Riley Auditorium, Gillespie Centre, Clare College, Cambridge A conference entitled Women, Language(s) and Translation in the Italian Tradition will take place on 7-8 November, in the Riley Auditorium, Gillespie Centre, Clare College, Cambridge...


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Professor Virginia Cox has been elected as Fellow of the British Academy for the humanities and social sciences

25 July 2022

The Italian Section is delighted to announce that Professor Virginia Cox has been elected as Fellow of the British Academy . Virginia Cox’s research focuses on Renaissance and Counter-Reformation Italian literature, on the history of the reception of classical rhetorical theory in Italy between the thirteenth and sixteenth...

Elena Sottilotta awarded the Women's Studies Caucus Award of the American Association for Italian Studies

31 May 2022

Warmest congratulations to our PhD student Elena Sottilotta who has received the Women's Studies Caucus Award of the American Association for Italian Studies, awarded to the best research papers in Women's and Gender Studies presented by doctoral students and early-career scholars at the 2022 AAAIS Conference. Her paper “...

Assistant Professor in Renaissance and Early Modern Italian Literature and Culture [Temporary Cover]

21 May 2022

Assistant Professor in Renaissance and Early Modern Italian Literature and Culture [Temporary Cover] The Italian Section in the Faculty of Modern and Medieval Languages and Linguistics in the University of Cambridge is seeking to appoint a Fixed-Term Assistant Professor in Renaissance and Early Modern Italian Literature...

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