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Federico Mazzini

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Dipartimento di Scienze Storiche, Geografiche e dell'Antichità - Università di Padova


Federico Mazzini graduated in Modern History at the University of Bologna in 2005. During his PhD at the University of Padova (2006-9) he researched the cultural history of World War One thorugh popular writings, with a particular focus on the peasant experience of the trenches. His research was published as a monograph in 2013. Thanks to a fellowship from the University of Padova (2012-14) he studied the cultural history of digital interconnectivity and the history of hacking; he has been extremely active in the field of historical communication online, working for some of the most important historical associations in Italy. His varied works are linked together by a common interest in textual and rethorical strategies as access point to cultural representations.