Ethnographies of Austerity (article on child displacement in Italy)

The latest special issue of History and Anthropology is now available online and might be of interest to some list members. This special issue is entitled “Ethnographies of Austerity: Temporality, Crisis and Affect in Southern Europe“, and the guest editors are Daniel M. Knight and Charles Stewart.

Dr Stavroula Pipyrou’s article looks at the memory and silences of child displacement in 1950s Italy, part of a wider project on youth relocation at times of natural disaster.

All articles in the special issue are open access until the end of February, the Introduction will be permanently remain so. Please feel free to circulate or post elsewhere. The issue can be viewed here: