Public Presentations and Impact
Members of the team
2012 (December) British Library Bite Size talks series: The Italian Academies database
2013 (April 5th) TLS, J. E. Everson and L. Sampson, Women and the Italian learned academies: 1525-1700
J. E. Everson
2011 (June) British Library Growing Knowledge exhibition, Reader Event: Introducing the Italian Academies of the Renaissance; Using the Italian Academies database.
2011 (June) and 2012 (June) Royal Holloway University of London, Taster Day for Sixth-formers: ‘The Italian Academies’.
2012 (September) ‘Intellectual Networks’, History Today (September 2012), pp.25-26.
2011 (May) Presentation of the Italian Academies database. AATI (American Association of Italian Teachers) Annual Conference, Erice, Sicily.
2012 (May) Presentation of the Italian Academies Project. Cultura Y Ciencia En La Academia Napolitana De Los Ociosos, Palazzo Real Monte Manso di Scala/ Istituto Cervantes, Naples
2011 (1 December), La Repubblica :Cultura, article by Enrico Franceschini in conversation with S. Testa, ‘Quando le Accademie erano come Facebook’.
2012 (January), Facebook page set up by S. Testa: Italian Academies Database
2013 (28 January), Roberta Machado, ‘Facebook Renascentista’, in Correio Braziliense
2013 (February): Presentation of the project to Liceo Ginnasio Luigi Galvani, Bologna
www.italianacademies.org website for the Italian Academies project; developed and updated by S. Testa.
2011 (October-November): creation of the Italian Academies leaflet, printed at Reading, Design and Print.
2012 (June) Poster presentation on the project to Prof. Rick Rylance, Director of AHRC
2014 (March ) Video podcast of invited public lecture at New York University, on the NYU, Casa Italiana website: “‘Gir’ in porto a le degn’opre Intenta’: Isabella Andreini and the Intenti Academy of Pavia” now available as video podcast on the NYU website