ISSNAF AWARD FOR THE HUMANITIES


The ISSNAF Award for the Humanities is presented to the worthiest unpublished manuscript of a volume in English dealing with topics in the context of Italian culture within the areas of Social History (History & Political Sciences), Intellectual History (Literature, Philosophy, Religion & Cultural Studies), Art (Art History, Visual art & Performing arts). The Award acknowledges the research of young Italian scholars in North America whose commitment to their discipline of study is innovative and honors their country of origin.

The winner receives the Medal of Representation of the Italian President of the Republic and a monetary prize of $ 1,500. The winning manuscript is considered for publication with the Toronto University Press

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2015 ISSNAF - LaFondazioneNY
AWARD FOR THE HUMANITIES

Steering Committee

Fabio Finotti
Center for Italian Studies, Director,
University of Pennsylvania

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Monica Veronesi
ISSNAF 
executive director

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Massimo Piattelli Palmarini
Professor of Cognitive Science at
the University of Arizona

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The 2015 ISSNAF Award for the Humanities will acknowledge the best unpublished manuscript of a volume in English dealing with aspects of the relationship between the Arts and Science and/or Technology in the context of Italian culture.

The best ranking finalists will present their manuscripts during a symposium to be hosted by the Center for Italian Studies at the University of Pennsylvania in the Fall of 2015.

The Jury will select the winner at the end of the symposium. In 2015 the Award received a contribution by LaFondazioneNY

CALL FOR ABSTRACTS CALL FOR PAPERS

ISSNAF and LaFondazioneNY encourage all Italian researchers born after April 1970 and currently primarily working in the United States or Canada to submit their full applications.
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Application deadline is June 20, 2015

 

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For more information about the Awards:
HumanitiesAward@issnaf.org

 

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