Joint winners of the 2017 prize, announced at the ASMI conference in December, were Sarah Culhane, formerly of the University of Bristol, for her essay ‘Locating the audience within the pages of a fan magazine: the audience-star relation as told through Hollywood (1945–1953)’, and Glauco Schettini, of Fordham University, for his essay 'Building the Third Rome: The New District in Prati di Castello, 1870–95'. The deadline for submissions for the 2018 prize is 31 July.
Association for the study of modern Italy
The Culture and Politics of the Italian Family from the 19th to the 21st Century
1/2 December 2017, Italian Cultural Institute, London
Photo by Uliano Lucas