Rosario Forlenza

Marie Curie Fellow

University of Padua

Rosario Forlenza is a Marie Curie Fellow at the University of Padua, Italy. He has worked at the University of Cambridge, Princeton University and NYU. He is a historian of twentieth century European and international history, whose main fields of expertise are political anthropology, symbolic and cultural politics, cinema and propaganda, and the politics of memory, democracy and democratization. He is working on a book manuscript entitled Italy and the Birth of Democracy: Symbols, Memory, Culture, 1943-1948 (currently under consideration with Cambridge University Press).