Eventi, seminari e convegni

MoHu Seminar - People Node | Seminar Series 2020/2021

Online seminars

Dal 21.10.2020 al 21.04.2021

Mobility and the Humanities Seminar Series 2020/2021 | People Node

Convenors: Marco Bertilorenzi, Margherita Cisani, Chiara Rabbiosi

The seminar series will be delivered online via Zoom at: https://unipd.zoom.us/j/87485020208 


Wednesday October 21, 2020, h. 16.30 – 18.30

Moving people in the past: the driving forces and lasting effects of mobility in the premodern Mediterranean

Edward M. Schoolman (University of Nevada, Reno), Climate, Migration, and Environmental Change in Medieval Italy (600-1200)
Benoît Maréchaux (University of Padua), Exploring forced mobility before the sovereign state: Genoese galley entrepreneurs, convict flows and agency in the Mediterranean world (1550-1650).

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Wednesday December 16, 2020, h. 16.30 – 18.30 EVENTO RINVIATO

The power of immobility in 16th and 17th century China: Li Rihua, Zhu Zongyuan and their global entanglements

Dominic Sachsenmanier (Georg-August-Universität Göttingen), Global Entanglements of a Man Who Never Traveled. A Seventeenth-Century Chinese Christian and His Conflicted Worlds
Jianwen Hu (University of Padua), Li Rihua, his life, thoughts and contact with Jesuits

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Wednesday February 17, 2021, h. 16.30 – 18.30 

Colonial and Postcolonial Citizenship

Nicola Camilleri (University of Padua) Colonial Subjecthood, Race and Local Agency during Italian rule in the Horn of Africa 
Daniela Giudici (University of Trento) Dutiful Asylum Seekers. Welfare decline and Postcolonial Hospitality in Italy.

Wednesday April 21, 2021, h. 10.30 – 12.30

Migration and tourism: Un/controlled intersections

Christoph Kalter (Universitetet i Agder), The World in Lisbon. (Post-)Imperialism, Migration, and Tourism
Prosper Wanner (Université de Paris), The social construction of the hospitality sector and the limits to the right to move