Last September, generations of historians came together to celebrate and honor 'the last figure of the "total historian"', Carlo Ginzburg. Ginzburg's relentless pursuit of historical knowledge continues to produce and inspire new paths of historical inquiry.
A Verso roundtable on Ariella Aïsha Azoulay's Potential History, discussing imperial knowledge, history, art, the possibility of repairing devastated worlds, and above all: what can a radical practice of history look like?
In The Invention of Sicily, Jamie Mackay offers a sweeping history of Sicily from ancient times to the present day. Mackay presents Sicily's history as one of an autonomous community fighting for liberation against their oppressors.