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Salvemini Colloquium: Notes on the Ethics of Resistance

The Annual Gaetano Salvemini Colloquium in Italian History and Culture

On the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Italy, by the Resistance and the Allies, in this year’s Salvemini lecture Professor Portelli discusses the complex relationship many partisans had with the inevitable use of violence in the liberation war.

Alessandro Portelli: Professor Emeritus, University of Rome “La Sapienza”

Charles S. Maier: Leverett Saltonstall Professor of History, Harvard University