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Andrea Ottone

PhD in History 
University of Naples 'Federico II'
Andrea Ottone earned a Bachelor in Philosophy from the Sapienza University of Rome and a PhD in History from the University of Naples ‘Federico II.’ He is currently a member of the EMoBookTrade project for which he explores the economic and legal background of early modern printing press technology. In 2018 he was Ahmanson fellow at UCLA, and since 2019 he has been a visiting fellow at the Max Planck Institute for the History of Science. His research moves within the scope of the Italian Renaissance, resulting in publications mainly on topics related to book history, censorship, religious and intellectual history. He recently coedited the volume, Privilegi librari nell'Italia del Rinascimento (Milano: FrancoAngeli, 2019), and his coedited volume, Publishing Sacrobosco’s ‘De sphaera’ in Early Modern Europe. Modes of Material and Scientific Exchange, is under contract with Springer.

Dr. Andrea Ottone