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Movies and interreligious dialogue: our new award at the Festival dei Popoli 2016

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‘The gaze of the other. The challenge of dialogue between cultures and religions’ is the new award that our Institute has decided to assign in occasion of the prestigious kermesse of the Festival dei Popoli, the festival of the documentary film, which will take place in Florence from 25th November to 2nd December 2016. The award gets involved both Italian and foreign movies and aims to recommend the intercultural and interreligious topics and their expressions in the world of movies.

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‘Sangalli Institute Award for the Religious History 2016’ – Call for publications

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Here is the second edition of the ‘Sangalli Institute Award for the Religious History’, in collaboration with the Department of University and Research of the Municipality of Florence and under the auspices of the same Municipality. Also this year, our award is joining the ‘Premio Ricerca Città di Firenze’ and it is addressed to young Italian and Foreign researchers, offering them the possibility of publishing two books concerning the religious history from Middle Ages to the Contemporary Era, in an inter-disciplinary and inter-religious perspective. The essays will appear in a dedicated book series of the Firenze University Press. Deadline: 1st November 2016.

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The ‘Sangalli Institute Award for the Religious History’: the merit ranking

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The ‘Sangalli Institute Award for the Religious History’: the merit ranking (two winners)

First award: Alessandro Di Marco, “Gli uomini che fecero Lourdes. Genesi e sviluppo di una devozione di massa tra letteratura e scienza”

Second award: Samuela Marconcini, “La Casa dei catecumeni di Firenze. Storia di un’istituzione per le conversioni al cattolicesimo, tra Seicento e Settecento”

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Merit ranking of the scholarship ‘Cities and religions. Past and present for a peaceful coexistence’

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The merit ranking of the scholarship ‘Cities and religions. Past and present for a peaceful coexistence’, 1st November 2015 – 1st May 2016

Winner: Aitana Guia
Research plan: “Cities and the peaceful coexistence of the faiths: best practices, past and present”.

Special mention to the research plans of James Garrison, “Future Syrian voices: Syrian migration and religious (in)tolerance as experienced by the diaspora’s future urban élite”; and of Maria Chiara Rioli, “Mayor Giorgio La Pira, Florence and the creation of a ‘new Mediterranean”.

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The ‘Sangalli Institute Award for the Religious History’ is coming

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The ‘Sangalli Institute Award for the Religious History’ is coming next 1st September. In collaboration with the Department University and Research of the Municipality of Florence and with the patronage of the same Municipality, the announcement of selection will concern the publication of two books peer-reviewed, without geographical, cultural or thematic restrictions, regarding the religious history from Middle Ages to the Contemporary Era. The announcement of selection will be addressed to young Italian and Foreign researchers. The books will be hosted in a new collection published by the Firenze University Press. The award will be delivered during a public ceremony taking place in Palazzo Vecchio in Florence.

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