Center for the Interdisciplinary Analysis of Images, Contexts, Cultural Heritage

PhD Thesis Defenses

Natalie Francis Massong (AMCH) - "Circumventing Plague: the Spatial Experience of Women and Men during the Outbreak of 1630-31 Bologna". 

April 19th, 2024 | Conference Room, 11 am

Mariafrancesca Cataldo (AMCH) - "A Right to Destroy? The Legal Boundaries of Cultural Memory. An Examination of the Role of the International Community in the Protection of National Heritage Sites against Deliberate Destruction"

February 6th, 2024 | Conference Room, 4 pm


Edward John Malachy Oakes - "Legislative and Policy Responses to the Illicit Trafficking of Cultural Property in the European Union. An historical inquiry into the legal means and methods employed by the EU and its northern Member states to protect cultural property from illicit trafficking"

November 24, 2023 | Meeting Room - San Ponziano Complex | 10:00 am – 12:00 pm


Beyza Uzun - Between the Transnational and the Local: Assessing the Changing Profile of the Islamic Art Collections in Museums in Türkiye

September 27, 2023 | Meeting Room - San Ponziano Complex | 3:00pm – 5:00pm


Clizia Franceschini - Religious Cultural Heritage and Political Contestation: the Role of UNESCO. The Cases of the Old City of Hebron, the Four Medieval Monuments in Kosovo and Metohija and the Temple of Preah Vihear

July 18, 2022