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1993 Degree in Modern History - Università of Rome, La Sapienza. Title of thesis: L’Hospitale di Roma. Internamento e cura della follia nei secoli XVI e XVII (The Hospital of Santa Maria della Pietà dei Pazzi in Rome: Internment and cure of madness in the XVI and XVII centuries). Supervisor: Prof. Corrado Vivanti.
1994 Diplome d’Etudes Approfondies (D.E.A) - Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales, Paris. Dissertation title: Pour une relecture de ‘l’Histoire de la folie’ de Michel Foucault. Debat et perspectives (Towards a rereading of Michel Foucault’s History of Madness. Debates and Approaches). Tutor: Prof. Jean-Pierre Peter.
1994 - 1997 Doctorate in European socio-economic and religious history with a thesis entitled: Follia e istituzioni in età moderna. Gli ospedali dei pazzi in Italia (XVI-XVIII secoli) (Madness and Institutions in the Modern Age: Mental Asylums in Italy (XVI-XVIII centuries). Tutor: Prof. Biagio Salvemini (University of Bari).
2001 Scholarship from the development fund ‘Fonti per la storia di Roma medievale e moderna’ of Roma Tre University – Department of Historical, Geographical and Anthropological Studies – for the research project Una questione di famiglia. Le modalità di internamento nel manicomio di Santa Maria della Pietà di Roma nel XIX secolo (A family question. Procedures for internment in the asylum of Santa Maria della Pietà in Rome in the XIX century).
2002 Winner of the award: ‘Narrare la storia. Dal documento al racconto’ (Narrating history: from document to account), awarded by the Fondazione Goffredo e Maria Bellonci, Rome with a reseatch project entitled: Gli inganni della memoria. Sciascia, Pirandello e lo smemorato di Collegno (The tricks of memory. Sciascia, Pirandello and the Collegno amnesiac).
2006 Diploma in Archivistica at the la Scuola Vaticana di Paleografia, Diplomatica e Archivistica.
Since 2006 Assistant Professor in Storia moderna at the University of Parma
2008-10 PRIN (National Research Program) Cattolicesimi nel diciassettesimo secolo: Italia, Francia e Spagna , directed by G. Fragnito, Università di Parma. Project: "Nuove fonti per il movimento spiritual dei Pelagini presso l’Archivio della Congregazione per la Dottrina della Fede"
2010 Visiting Professor at Institut d’Histoire dell’Université de Paris IV Sorbonne with three seminars on "Histoires tragiques et sources judiciaires: aux origines des faits divers en Italie (XVII-XVIII siècle)"
2011-12 Fellowship Hauptprogramm of Herzog August Bibliothek of Wolfenbuettel (Germany)
2014 Visiting Scholar at Fondation Maison des Sciences de l’Homme, Paris, Programme de mobilité Directeurs d'études associés (DEA)
2014 Visiting Professor at Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales, Paris - Grihl (Groupe de Recherches Interdisciplinaires sur l'Histoire du Littéraire).

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Completion accademic year: 2014/2015

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