[H-verkko] CFP: Gaetano Cozzi award for essays on the history of games

agricola at utu.fi agricola at utu.fi
Ke Loka 8 09:10:38 EET 2017

Agricolan artikkelipyyntöihin on lähetetty uusi ilmoitus:
Gaetano Cozzi award for essays on the history of games
The Fondazione Benetton Studi Ricerche organizes a competition with two annual
awards for unpublished and original essays and studies on the history of games,
leisure activities, festive events, sports and general pastimes. The competition
is reserved for young scholars born in or after 1982.

The awards continue in the tradition of the Foundation, which over thirty years
has assigned 70 scholarships to graduates over a broad range of academic levels.


Essays must be unencumbered by any constraints and may deal with aspects of the
above-mentioned topics and their manifestations during any period, from
antiquity through to the outbreak of World War II. Submissions may be written in
Italian, English, French, Spanish or German.


Essays should not exceed 40,000 characters (spaces included) / 6,400 words,
inclusive of bibliography, notes and other appendices. Texts may be accompanied
by no more than 10 good quality images with legends and suitable references.

Submissions must be sent in electronic format (Word and pdf) to Fondazione
Benetton Studi Ricerche at: pubblicazioni at fbsr.it, no later than 31st December

Essays should be prefaced by a short summary of no more than 3,000 characters. A
(European template) curriculum vitae briefly outlining  author’s academic
career thus far should also be included.

The two prizes, each for an amount of 3,000 (three thousand) Euros, inclusive
of any applicable deductions, shall be handed over at the public meeting
organized by the Fondazione Benetton Studi Ricerche in Treviso during the
subsequent year.

The winners shall be invited to participate in the meeting as guests of the

The Selection board – made up of directors of the journal «Ludica. Annali di
storia e civiltà del gioco» and appointed by the Foundation’s Board of
Directors – shall, at its sole discretion, adjudicate the winners, who shall
be announced no later than 15th June 2018. The Selection board reserves the
right to assign Honorable Mentions to other essays deemed of note.

The winning essays shall be published in the original language, with indication
of the award obtained, in the Fondazione Benetton Studi Ricerche’s journal
«Ludica. Annali di storia e civiltà del gioco». The journal may also publish
other essays, which although not awarded a money prize, are nonetheless
considered of particular note.


Ilmoituksen lähetti: Agricola <agricola at utu.fi>
Ilmoitus vanhentuu: 1.1.2018

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