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Katarina Andersson <email@example.com>
Halmstad College, Sweden
Ystad, Skåne 27133
|List Affiliations:||List Editor for H-Skand
Reviewer for H-Italy
|Interests:||European History / Studies
Political History / Studies
World History / Studies
4 October 2004 – obtained the degree of doctor in History at the European University Institute under supervision of Professor Bo Stråth. External supervisor: Professor Lars Edgren, Lund University, Sweden. Jury members: Professor Raffaele Romanelli, La Sapienza, Rome, Italy and Professor Øystein Sørensen, University of Oslo, Norway. Title of thesis: Making Politics in the Streets. Political Rituals and Rhetoric in 19th Century Sweden.
August 1998 – started the post-graduate Research Program at the European University Institute, Florence, Italy, supervised by Professor Bo Stråth.
February 1998 – started the Research Program in the Department of History in Lund with Professor Kim Salomon.
January 1998 – MA, History major, then Italian and Literature, Lund University, Sweden. Title of thesis: The Myth of Garibaldi in Helsingborg. Political Ceremonies 1860- 1862.
December 1997 – MA in Italian with specialization in Italian literature, Lund University, Sweden. Title of thesis: Le strutture drammatiche nelle commedie di Carlo Goldoni.
June 1997 – BA , History major, then Literature and Italian, Lund University, Sweden.
Spring 2007- February to May I taught a course on Modern and Contemporary European History (1815 to present) and a course on Scandinavian History from 16th to 20th Century at the Department of History, Halmstad University, Sweden.
Spring 2006 - April/May I taught a course on Modern and Contemporary European History (1815 to present) at the Department of History, Halmstad University, Sweden.
Fall 2005 - I taught a course on Modern and Contemporary Italian History at Boston University, Padova. Director: Prof. Paolo Bernardini.
onwards - help with translations into English and general language assistance, Infoblu, Florence, Italy.
onwards - English teaching in private to various students in Florence.
April 2004 –
Nov. 2004 working for EF Education, Milano, teaching Business English
Spring 1998 – teacher in Italian, Swedish and English at Österportskolan
(Secondary School), Ystad, Sweden.
1996-1998 – teacher in Italian at Medborgarskolan (an evening school), Staffanstorp, Sweden.
My Ph.D. thesis Making Politics in the Streets. Political Rituals and Rhetoric in 19th Century Sweden will be published with Peter Lang Publishing House in Bern during 2007.
An article with the title “Fare politica nelle strade: il mito di Garibaldi in Svezia nell’Ottocento” has been published in the spring number 2007 of the Italian journal Nuova Antologia, edited by Fondazione Spadolini.