Outras atividades

2018-9-30 - Invited lecture on "Mostri in movimento: per una lettura femminista e postcoloniale del corpo migrante" at the Festival "Women Out of Joint", Rome, Galleria Nazionale di Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, 28-30 September 2018

2018-10-1 - Invited speaker at the colloquium "Tradizioni, circolarità e orizzonti concettuali Per una conversazione sui femminismi islamici oggi", organized by prof. Gianni Ruocco, within the PhD Programme of Studi Politici, Dept. Political Sciences, University of Rome La Sapienza.

2017-03-17 - Invited discussant of the lecture given by profs. Ann Morning (New York University) and Marcello Maneri (Università Milano Bicocca), "Race and Razza: Discussing Difference in the U.S. and Italy", organised by prof. Annalisa Frisina, FISPPA, University of Padova (Italy).

2017-03-10 - Invited discussant at the postgraduate seminar given by Chiara Marchetti (Università degli Studi di Milano) e Elena Fontanari (Escapes), "Dopo l'accoglienza: Storie di protesta e cittadinanza interculturale con rifugiati e comunità locali". Other discussants: Alvise Sbraccia (Università di Bologna), Claudia Mantovan (Università di Padova), Stefano Collizzoli (ZaLab), organised by porf. Annalisa Frisina, FISPPA, University of Padova (Italy).

2016-10-19 - Invited paper at symposia/workshops: "Monstrosity, Abjection and Europe in the War on Terror" at the International workshop The Mediterranean Border Regime in Crisis organized by Dr. Simona Pagano, at the Georg-August-Universität Göttingen (Germany)

2016-05-24 - Invited lecture: "L'invasione degli extra-corpi. Metafore della paura: Zombies, alieni, mutanti e cloni nel cinema e nella televisione", invited by Prof. Sergio Brancato, Department of Social Sciences - University of Naples "Federico II" (Italy).

2016-04-19 - Invited lecture: "Lampedusa (un)disciplined", invited by Dr. Stefania Barca, ENTITLE | Encontros de leitura, CES - University of Coimbra (Portugal).

2016-01-21 - Invited paper at symposia/workshops: respondant to the keynote speaker (Prof. Monica Moreno Figueroa - University of Cambridge, UK), paper presented at InteRGRace symposium Visuality and (anti) racism, FISPPA, University of Padova (Italy)

2015-06-05 - Invited paper at symposia/workshops: "Razza e bellezza in Italia: per una lettura postcoloniale ed intersezionale della razza nell'immaginario televisivo italiano (1970-1990)", paper presented at the symposium: Le esclusioni della bellezza. Costruzione e incorporamento di ideali estetici, organised by CSGE, MoDI (University of Bologna) and InteRGRace (University of Padova), at the Dept. Sciences od Education, University of Bologna (Italy)

2015-06-03 - Invited paper at symposia/workshops: "Visuality and race in Italy: for a postcolonial intersectional reading of race in Italian TV imaginary (1962-1980)", at the International symposium organised by Prof. Anna Scacchi "Black icons: seminario di ricerca su razza e visualità", at the Dept. Studi Linguistici e Letterari - University of Padova (Italy)

2014-11-05 - Invited lecture: "Pour une histoire de l'identité raciale des Italiens" , invited by Drs. Orazio Irrera, Matthieu Renault, Francesca Bertino "Les épistemologies politiques de la décolonisation", Collège International de Philosophie, Paris (France).

2014-06-10 - Invited paper at symposia/workshops: "Mediterraneità e bianchezza. Il razzismo italiano tra fascismo e articolazioni contemporanee" at the two days symposium on Cultura, transcultura, razza. Categorie della differenza, dinamiche di differenziazione e razzializzazione transnazionali, at the University of Macerata (Italy)

2014-05-13 - Invited paper at symposia/workshops: "People or perish: leggere Lombroso in Australia dopo l'approvazione della White Australia Policy" at the symposium Global Lombroso? Eredità e persistenze del discorso sulla "razza" nella costruzione delle scienze sociali, at the Biblioteca di Storia moderna e contemporanea, Roma (Italy)

2013-11-12 - Invited lecture: "Black and white. History of the Italians' racial identity 1860s-2010s", invited by Dr. Monica Moreno Figueroa (ex University of Newcastle, today University of Cambridge), Gender Research Group, Department of Sociology - University of Newclastle (UK)

2013-10-18 - Invited paper at symposia/workshops: "Critical Whiteness Studies, Intersectionality and Emotional coding as the fundational analytical scheme for an anti-Racist university and society" at the international symposium Building an Anti-Racist University, at the University of Leeds (UK)

2011-03-17 - Invited lecture: "Assigning colour in the Pacific: For a racialised political anthropology of settler colonialism", su invito dei profs. Larry Grossberg e Michal Osterweil, Department of Sociology and Athropology - University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill (USA)

2011-03-09 - Invited lecture: "The construction of Italianness: Masculinity and race in late Liberal and early Fascist Italy" invited by Beatrice Bain Research Group on Gender (BBRG), Seminar cicle: Nations, Art and Darkness: Visions of Post-Colonial Citizenship and Race,; co-sponsors: Department of Italian Studies, Center for Race and Gender, Center for the Comparative Study of Right Wing Movements - University of California Berkeley (USA)

2010-10-13 - Invited paper at symposia/workshops: "Relocating blackness. The construction of the Italian whiteness 1861-1945" at the "Reconceptualising postcolonial national identities in the Nordic countries - and beyond", Third Workshop in the Series Decoding the Nordic Colonial Mind, Oslo University College (Nor)

2010-10-12 - Invited lecture: "The politics of colour in Liberal and early Fascism Italy", invited by prof. Lars Jensen, International Seminars on Postcolonial Europe, Department of Culture and Identity - Roskilde University (Denmark)

2010-04-28 - Invited lecture: "Lombroso and Australia", invited by prof. Lorenzo Veracini, Institute for Social Research, Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne (Victoria, Australia).

2010-03-31 - Invited lecture: "Aren't Italians White? The Italian way to whiteness", invited by prof. Ilaria Vanni Accarigi, Bagel Seminar Series, Transforming Culture Research Centre - University of Technology Sydney (NSW, Australia).

2009-11-19 - Invited lecture: "Whose whiness? Cultural Dislocations between Italy and Australia", invited by prof. Lorenzo Veracini, ISR 2009 Seminars and Public Lectures Series, Institute for Social Research - Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne (Victoria, Australia).

2009-03-03 - Invited lecture: "Not enough white: Mediterraneans, Lombroso and the making of White Australia", invited by prof. Ilaria Vanni Accarigi, Bagel Seminar Series, Transforming Culture Research Centre, University of Technology Sydney (NSW, Australia).

2008-11-28 - Invited paper at symposia/workshops: "Selecting Whites. The Sovereign Subject in Early Independent Australia", at Relational Dis/locations: Mediterranean Cultures in Translocal and Transnational Contexts (Symposium), Macquarie University (NSW, Australia)

2008-07-04 - Invited paper at symposia/workshops: "The Double Face of Sovereignty", at Lex of Somatechnics (Symposium), Somatechnics Research Centre & Department of Critical and Cultural Studies, Macquarie University (NSW, Australia)

2007-08-31 - Invited lecture: "Beyond curiosity. James Mill's History of British India and the new colonial imaginary", South Asian Seminar series coordinated by prof. Devleena Ghosh, University of Technology Sydney (NSW).

2007-01-22 - Invited lecture: "Precarity of the femaleness and feminisms of precarity", at the Dept. of Cultural Studies, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill (NC).

2007-01-16 - Invited lecture: "The precarious subject and European women's activism" at the Dept. of Comparative Studies, University of Columbus (Ohio).