Society for Italian Studies, Biennial Conference 2019
University of Edinburgh, 26-28 June 2019.
We are delighted to host the 2019 Biennial Conference of the Society for Italian Studies UK.
We are deligthed to have five distinguished Keynote Speakers – Susan Bassnett, Jhumpa Lahiri, Lino Pertile, Igiaba Scego and Walter Siti – taking part in the SIS Biennial 2019, Edinburgh, 26-28 June 2019. We are also delighted to announce that Lino Pertile (Harvard – formerly, Edinburgh 1988-1995) will deliver the first Peter Brand Lecture as part of our Conference.
Society for Italian Studies
The Society for Italian Studies furthers the study of Italy, Italian language, literature, film, thought, history, society and arts in the United Kingdom and Ireland.
Edinburgh Gadda Prize
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