A semester with Carlo Ginzburg (event 2)

The Center for Italian Studies, the Italian Studies Section of the Department of Romance Languages, and the Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts welcome distinguished historian


Carlo Ginzburg (Scuola Normale Superiore, Pisa)


for a series of online lectures and conversations. All events are at noon.

Registration and more information is available at


March 2, noon EST:


Joseph and Rebecca Meyerhoff Lecture, hosted by the Herbert D. Katz Center for Advanced Judaic Studies

Microhistory and Global History

A Conversation with Prof. Francesca Trivellato (Institute for Advanced Study)


For this event please register at https://katz.sas.upenn.edu/events/microhistory-and-global-history

Following events in this series:

  • Tuesday, 3/16, noon: “Forging the People: Machiavelli, Michelangelo”
  • Tuesday, 4/6, noon: “Montaigne, the Wave, the Diagram: Depicting Life (and Death)”
  • Tuesday, 4/13, noon: Annenberg Seminar in History: “Morphology and History" - A Conversation with Professor Roger Chartier (History, Penn)
The series is co-sponsored by the Katz Center for Judaic Studies; the Department of History; the Workshop in the History of Material Texts; the Jewish Studies Program’s Kutchin Seminar Series; and the Italian Academy for Advanced Studies at Columbia University for the talks on 2/23, 3/16, 4/6.
Carlo Ginzburg
2 March 2021
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

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