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The Ash Wednesday Supper: A New Translation

Giordano Bruno

Edited and Translated by Hilary Gatti

Giordano Bruno’s The Ash Wednesday Supper is the first of six philosophical dialogues in Italian that he wrote and published in London between 1584 and 1585. It presents a revolutionary cosmology founded on the…

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Scipio Sighele. Crowds and Mass Society

Scipio Sighele

Edited, with Introduction and Notes, by Nicoletta Pireddu
Translated by Nicoletta Pireddu and Andrew Robbins
Foreword by Tom Huhn

The so-called “age of crowds” still evokes primarily the late nineteenth-century French context, with the frightening popular uprising leading to the…

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General Editors

Luigi Ballerini
Massimo Ciavolella

Honorary Chairs

Ambassador Gianfraco
Facco Bonetti

Honorable Anthony J. Scirica

Dott. Ing. Berardo Paradiso

Advisory Board

Remo Bodei
Università di Pisa

Lina Bolzoni
Scuola Normale Superiore di Pisa

Francesco Bruni
Universit` Ca' Foscari di Venezia

Cesare De Michelis
Università di Padova

Giorgio Ficara
Università di Torino

Giuseppe Mazzotta
Yale University

Gilberto Pizzamiglio
Università di Venezia

Margaret Rosenthanl
University of Southern California

John Scott
University of Western Austrlia

Elissa Weaver
University of Chicago

Associate Editor

Gianluca Rizzo

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