Dr. Nicola Camilleri

Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Padua

Department of Historical and Geographic Sciences and the Ancient World (DiSSGeA)

University of Padua

Via del Vescovado, 30

IT

35141 Padua

nicola.camilleri@unipd.it

http://prewaras.eu/k_member/nicola-camilleri/

Forschung und Projekte

Derzeitige Position(en)

February 2019 - present
Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Padua (ERC-Project "PREWArAs – The Dark side of the Belle Epoque. Political Violence and Armed Associations in Europe before the First World War")

June 2018 – present
Honorary fellow ("cultore della materia") at University of Pavia, Department of Political and Social Sciences, Prof. Massimo Zaccaria (African history)

Aktuelle(s) Projekt(e)

- Armed associations and political violence in Imperial Germany

- Citizenship policy in the German and Italian colonial empires: ideologies, practices, comparisons

Frühere Position(en)

2019, Januar
Max Planck Institute for European Legal History, Frankfurt am Main, Postdoctoral Visiting Fellow

2018, September – December
Remarque Visiting Fellow at Remarque Institute, New York University, Ney York City

2017, November – 2018, January
Associate Researcher on the research project “Per una storia delle vittime civili di guerra. La sottrazione tedesca di risorse italiane nel contesto dell'occpuazione e le sue vittime dirette ed indirette”, Università di Siena (Prof. Nicola Labanca), Siena

2016, April – December
Visiting Scholar at the Hiob Ludof Centre for Ethiopian Studies, Asien-Afrika Institut at Hamburg University, Hamburg

2015, January – September
Doctoral Fellow at the Leibniz Institute of European History (IEG), Mainz

2014, January - February
Doctoral Fellow at the German Historical Institute, Rome

2012, September – October
Guest Researcher in Eritrea (Research and Documentation Center, Asmara; Archives of the High Court, Asmara; Archives of the Municipality, Asmara; Pavoni Center Library, Asmara)

November 2012
Guest Researcher in Tanzania (COSTECH, Tanzania Commission for Science and Technology, Dar es Salaam; Tanzania National Archives, Dar es Salaam; University of Dar es Salaam Library)

2011, January – April
Doctoral Fellow at the German Historical Institute, Rome

Veröffentlichungen

Monographien (und Dissertation)

“Koloniale Untertanen. Die Politik der Staatsangehörigkeit im italienischen Eritrea und Deutsch-Ostafrika (1882-1919)” [“Colonial subjects. Citizenship policy in Italian Eritrea and German East Africa (1882-1919)”], Ph.D thesis, Freie Universität Berlin 2017

Artikel

- Book chapter: “Oltre i confini della cittadinanza. Appartenenza ed esclusione nell'impero coloniale italiano e tedesco“ in: Marcella Aglietti (ed.), Finis civitatis. I confini della cittadinanza, Edizioni di Storia e Letteratura: Rome 2019 (forthcoming)

- Article review: Città ed emozioni. Camilleri legge Prestel [Joseph Ben Prestel, Emotional Cities. Debates on Urban Change in Berlin and Cairo, 1860-1910, Oxford, Oxford University Press, 2017], in: Storica. Rivista quadrimestrale 70, anno XXIV, (2018), 178-186

- Article: “La cittadinanza negata. Lo stato giuridico degli abitanti della Colonia Eritrea sotto il dominio italiano (1882–1941)” in: Altreitalie. Rivista internazionale di studi sulle migrazioni italiane nel mondo (special issue: “Genealogie e alleanze d’oltreconfine: nuovi italiani e italiani manca(n)ti”, edited by: Valentina Fusari, Daniela Salvucci, Sara Settepanella), n. 57 (2018), 52-68

- Article: “German and Italian Colonialism. Comparative and Transnational Perspectives”, in: Contemporanea. Rivista di storia dell'800 e del '900 1 (2018), 99-124 (edited with Ulrike Schaper and Massimo Zaccaria; with contributions by Nicola Camilleri, Dominik Nagl, Massimo Zaccaria, Michael Pesek, Nicola Labanca and Patrick Bernhard)

- Article: “Citizenship and Colonialism. The German and the Italian Case” in: “German and Italian Colonialism. Comparative and Transnational Perspectives”, in: Contemporanea. Rivista di storia dell'800 e del '900 1 (2018), 101-104 (edited by Nicola Camilleri, Ulrike Schaper and Massimo Zaccaria)

- Article: “Costruire il dominio coloniale. La conquista dell´Africa orientale tedesca e la politica della cittadinanza”, in: Contemporanea. Rivista di storia dell'800 e del '900 2 (2016), 233-258

- Book chapter: “Il discorso sulla cittadinanza coloniale in Italia e Germania”, in: Gianni Dore, Chiara Giorgi, Antonio M. Morone, Massimo Zaccaria (ed.), Governare l’Oltremare. Istituzioni, funzionari e società nel colonialismo italiano, Carocci: Rome 2013, 19-30

- Book review of: Neelam Srivastava, Italian Colonialism and Resistances to Empire, 1930–1970, London, Palgrave Macmillan, 2018, in: Northeast African Studies (forthcoming)

- Exhibition review: Europa und das Meer. Deutsches Historisches Museum, Berlin 13 June 2018 – 06 January 2019, in: Il mestiere di storico (forthcoming)

- Book review: Irma Taddia, Etiopia 1800-1900. Le strategie di potere tra l'Africa e l'Italia, Milano, FrancoAngeli 2013 in: Aethiopica. International Journal of Ethiopian and Eritrean Studies 21 (2018), 255-257

- Book review: Wolbert G. C. Smidt / Sophia Thubauville (ed.), Cultural Research in Northeastern Africa. German Histories and Stories. Extra issue of ITYOP̣IS, Frankfurt am Main: Frobenius Institut, Addis Ababa: Goethe Institut, Mekelle: Mekelle University, 2015, in: Aethiopica. International Journal of Ethiopian and Eritrean Studies 21 (2018), 262-264

- Book review: Vera Simone Bader: Moderne in Afrika. Asmara – Die Konstruktion einer italienischen Kolonialstadt 1889–1941, Berlin 2016, in: H-Soz-Kult, 12.12.2018 http://www.hsozkult.de/publicationreview/id/rezbuecher-29757

- Book review: Ulrich Braukämper, Afrika 1914-1918. Antikolonialer Widerstand jenseits der Weltkriegsfronten, Berlin 2015, in: Aethiopica. International Journal of Ethiopian and Eritrean Studies 20 (2017), 327-329

- Exhibition review: Deutscher Kolonialismus. Fragmente seiner Geschichte und seiner Gegenwart. Deutsches Historisches Museum, Berlin 14 October 2016 – 14 maggio 2017, in: Il mestiere di storico IX/1 (2017), 95-96

- Book review: Till Manning, Die Italiengeneration. Stilbildung durch Massentourismus in den 1950er und 1960er Jahren, Göttingen 2011, in: WerkstattGeschichte 63 (2013), 144-145

Herausgeberschaften und Editionen

Translation into Italian of the book: Sebastian Conrad, Storia globale. Un'introduzione, with an introduction by Marco Meriggi, Carocci: Rome 2015, 210 pp (German edition: Globalgeschichte. Eine Einführung, C. H. Beck: Munich 2013)

Forschungsinteressen und Arbeitsgebiete

- Transnational and global history
- European history, 19th and 20th century (regional focus: Germany and Italy)
- European colonialism, 19th and 20th century (focus: East Africa)
- African History, 19th and 20th century (regional focus: Horn of Africa)
- Social and cultural history