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Festa della Liberazione: A panel discussion on Italy’s Liberation Day

Prof. David Ward

Prof. David Ward

When: Sunday, April 24, 2016 – 3:30 p.m.

Where: I AM Books, 189 North Street, Boston MA

Light refreshments will be served

Keynote Talk
Professor David Ward from Wellesley College
– Professor Ward will go over the civil war experience, the collective memory of it, and the importance it has in today’s Italian anthropological identity.

Panel

Prof. Lucy Maulsby

Prof. Lucy Maulsby

Prof. Spencer DiScala

Prof. Spencer DiScala

Professor Lucy Maulsby – Northeastern University & Harvard’s Center for European Studies
– Expert in the architectural legacy of fascism in postwar Italy.
Professor Spencer Di Scala – University of Massachusetts Boston
– Renowned history professor whose research concentrates on modern Italian history.
Professor David Ward – Wellesley College
– Expert on the struggle within the National Liberation Committee up to the 1948 elections

Open Conversation
Following the panel, we will open the floor to the audience. We encourage everyone to ask questions to the panel as well as share their own thoughts and collective experieces.

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