Award: The People and the Prince
Popular Politics in Early Modern Venice
Maartje van Gelder was awarded a fellowship from the Italian Academy for Advanced Studies in America (Columbia University) in May 2013.
This fellowship will enable her to perform research within the interdisciplinary context of the academy during the period September-December 2013. During her visit, she will work on her research project The People and the Prince: Popular Politics in Early Modern Venice, which focuses on the political dimensions of social unrest in premodern Venice.