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.
ASMI 2017 - CONFERENCE
Association for the Study of Modern Italy (ASMI) Annual Conference
1/2 December 2017
Istituto Italiano di Cultura, Belgrave Square, London SW1
The Culture and Politics of the Italian Family from the 19th to the 21st Century
Conference convenors: Paul Ginsborg, Christian Goeschel, Sofia Serenelli and Alessandra Antola Swan
The conference dinner will be held on 1 December at 8pm at Tas Restaurant , 22 Bloomsbury Street London WC1B 3QJ. For £32 each person will have a starter, main course, a glass of wine, a glass of mineral water and 12,5% service included.
Published: May 15, 2017