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Dr Jake Dyble winner of the RHS Alexander Prize 2023

Congratulations to our Jake Dyble who was awarded the prestigious Royal Historical Society Alexander Prize for the best article by an early career historian writing, or within two years of completing, a History PhD. This is the article:  Jake Dyble, ‘General Average, Human Jettison, and the Status of Slaves in Early Modern Europe’, Historical Journal,…

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Across the Alps, following the ancient trade routes

Micoll’s first residential seminar (Bressanone/Brixen, 26-29 June 2023) was an opportunity not only to talk about two classics of the history of commercial law (Goldschmidt) and the history of the Italian language (Migliorini), but also to discover the Alpine region around Brixen and to experience first-hand the difficulty, but also the beauty, of some of…

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Dr Denise Bezzina hired by the University of Genoa

Many congratulations to our Denise Bezzina, historian of the Middle Ages and expert of the State Archive of Genoa, who not only passed the first step of the ERC CoG 2023 (fingers crossed for the interview!), but has also obtained a research position (rtdb) in Medieval History at the University of Genoa. She is going…

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New Book by Francesca Fusco on Rezasco’s Dictionary

Congratulations to our Francesca Fusco for this important publication for the prestigious series Quaderni degli “Studi di lessicografia italiana” (Accademia della Crusca)! Francesca Fusco, Il Dizionario del linguaggio italiano storico ed amministrativo di Giulio Rezasco, Firenze, Accademia della Crusca, 2023. The Dictionary of Historical and Administrative Italian Language (Florence, 1881) by Giulio Rezasco (La Spezia, 1813…

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