62nd Conference - Palermo and Messina, Sicily (Italy)
5-10 September 2011

Conference website: http://ichrpi2011.unime.it

Conference information

The Conference will mark the 150th Anniversary of the Unification of Italy (1861–2011).

There will be seven main themes:

  1. 'Representing' the Old Regime: Representative Assemblies and Parliaments
  2. Parliaments and constitutional models in the XIXth-XXth century
  3. Leaders and actors in parliamentary life: cultural education and political career
  4. Political institutions and society in Italian States before Unity
  5. The role of representative institutions in Italian nation-building
  6. Parliaments under the Crown of Aragon
  7. Development of parliamentary institutions in Sicily

The organizer of the conference will be Professor Andrea Romano, Dean of the Faculty of Political Sciences of the University of Messina. Further information for participants will be sent after the deadline for the registration, which was on 28 February 2011.

The contact person is:

Dr Carmen Trimarchi
Dipartimento di studi europei e mediterranei
Universita degli studi di Messina
Piazza XX Settembre, 4
98122 Messina

Dr Carmen Trimarchi can be contacted by email at ctrimarchi@unime.it

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