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Alice Gussoni, Ph.D (University of Oxford)

Lecturer in Italian Language

Temporary College Lecturer, Brasenose College 



Modern Italian History: Exile Studies, Anti-Fascist Exiles, Gaetano Salvemini, Fascism and Anti-Fascism in Great Britain, Migration Studies, Italy-US Relations. 



Italian Language Classes (Prelims and FHS)

History and Society in 20th Century Italy, Cinema (I Cento Passi), Literature (Paper VIII)




Articles and Book Chapters: 

  • with Guido Bonsaver, ‘From Sicily to Louisiana: Early Migration and Historiographical Issues’, in Managing Migration in Italy and the United States, ed. by Lauren Braun-Strumfels, Daniele Fiorentino, and Maddalena Marinari (Berlin, Boston: De Gruyter Oldenbourg, 2024), pp. 171-190
  • ‘Londra italofila e antifascista’, in Geografie salveminiane, ed. by Mirko Grasso and Federico Trocini (Soveria Mannelli: Rubbettino, forthcoming 2024). 
  • Salvemini’s antifascist exile in London: attracting the attention of a British audience’, Modern Italy 28.4 (2023), Doi: 10.1017/mit.2023.39  
  • With R. Camurri, ‘Gaetano Salvemini: Profile of a Transnational Intellectual’, Modern Italy, 28.4 (2023). Doi:10.1017/mit.2023.46.
  • ‘Gaetano Salvemini’, in Intellectuals displaced from Fascist Italy. Migrants, Exiles and Refugees Fleeing for Political and Racial Reasons/Intellettuali in fuga dall’Italia fascista. Migranti, esuli e rifugiati per motivi politici e razziali, ed. by Patrizia Guarnieri (Florence: University Press, 2019-),
  • ‘Between Great Britain and the USA: A Transnational Approach to Gaetano Salvemini’s Exile’, Annals of the Fondazione Luigi Einaudi, 54.2 (2020), 195-214.
  • ‘Gaetano Salvemini’s British Anti-Fascist Network in Exile (1925-1934)’, in Fascism and Anti-Fascism in Interwar Britain, ed. by Tamara Colacicco, (Pisa: Pacini, 2020), pp. 131-148.

Edited volumes: 

Renato Camurri and Alice Gussoni (eds), Profili ed esperienze di donne nella vita di Gaetano Salvemini (Soveria Mannelli: Rubbettino, forthcoming January 2025)

Digital Learning Tools: 

A Cultural History of Modern Italy, in Bloomsbury Cultural History (London: Bloomsbury, 2022), 


Public Engagement and Dissemination: 

Studiare la Resistenza oggi

Italian Fascism 100 Years On - Italian Cultural Institute, London

Cantieri Salveminiani - Salvemini esule tra Europa e Stati Uniti

Cantieri Salveminiani - Salvemini e l'emanicipazionismo femminile