Finalist place awarded in the Edinburgh Gadda Prize 2019 (Vittoria Group) for my monograph, 'Italian Women Writers: Gender and Everyday Life in Fiction and Journalism' (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2014)

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)


Founded in 2000 to celebrate the Italian Modernist Carlo Emilio Gadda, the Edinburgh Gadda Prize provides an international platform to recognise scholarly brilliance in Contemporary Italian Studies while also promoting young creative talent.

As part of the 2019 Submission, the Prize received 147 monographs on all aspects of contemporary Italian Culture – with the following breakdown:

Crolla Amato Prize Category (no age limit) – 93
Vittoria Group Prize Category (40 years of age or under) – 54
Degree of recognitionInternational
Granting OrganisationsEdinburgh University

Awarded at event

Event titleSpeaking in Cultures
LocationScottish Parliament, Edinburgh, United KingdomShow on map
Period26 Jun 2019 → 28 Jun 2019