Conference 2012

The conference is organized by the University of Padova in collaboration with the University of Bologna, Institute of Research on the Cities  and will be held June 7-8-9, 2012 in Padova, Italy.

Contributions to the conference will draw on academic perspectives from the humanities and social sciences.  There will be plenary sessions, panels, a documentary screening and a photographic exhibition opening. The conference will discuss findings on case studies, work-in-progress, and empirical research that enhance knowledge and understanding on the power of Pentecostalism to shape new social, cultural, religious and urban landscapes.

The conference represents the final step of 3 years research project on the West African Pentecostal Diasporas in Italy founded by the Cariparo Foundation, Italy.

Conference attendance is free. The conference language is English.


Enzo Pace and Annalisa Butticci, convenors