From October 1, 2017 our Network (previously called Workiteph) has changed its name.
For practicality, better clarity, and inclusiveness, it is now called Italian Thought Network.


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SIP will host a panel at the 2017 SPEP meeting in Memphis on Friday, Oct. 20, at 7:30.
A reception will follow at 9:30 (thanks to the generosity of Pierre Lamarche)


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The first three volumes of"Materiali IT," the new book seriespublished by Quodlibet editions and devoted to Italian Thought, will be out and available in bookstores as of October 19. [go to MaterialiIT].

There will be a related book presentation, November 8,  at Scuola Normale Superiore, Pisa, as part of the “Permanent Seminar” regurarly convenedthere by M. di Pierro and F. Marchesi [LINK]. Discussion will feature: Donatella Di Cesare, Ubaldo Fadini, Giovanni Paoletti, Giuliano Guzzone.


Pisa, 9-10 November 2017:
Conference on "Petrolio, 25 years after (Bio)politics, eros and truth in the later work of P.P. Pasolini"

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Conference organizers:
Carla Benedetti and Davide Luglio


Twenty-five years after the publication of Petrolio, this conference reexamines the political, aesthetic, and philosophical significance of Pasolini’s ambitious and provocative last novel. Read More!