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Luca Codignola-Bo


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Faculté des arts et des sciences - Département d'histoire

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Luca Codignola-Bo is Professor of North American History at the University of Genoa (Italy) and a former member of the University’s Senate (2013-5). He is also Adjunct Professor (History) at Saint Mary’s University, Canada (2005-17). In 2008-12 he was Head of the Institute of History of Mediterranean Europe (ISEM) of Italy’s National Research Council (CNR). In the last decade he has been affiliated with Université Laval (2004), the University of Toronto (2004, 2006), and Saint Mary’s University (2007, 2013, 2014). His main field of research is the Roman Catholic church in the North Atlantic area in the early modern era. He has also written on the history of early European expansion. Among his most recent books, Humans in Outer Space: Interdisciplinary Odysseys (2009, ed., with K.-U. Schrogl); Le Saint-Siège, le Canada et le Québec (2011, with G. Pizzorusso and M. Sanfilippo); Little Do We Know: History and Historians of the North Atlantic, 1492-2010 (2011, ed. M. Binasco); and Calendar of Documents Relating to North America (Canada and the United States) in the Archives of the Sacred Congregation “de Propaganda Fide” in Rome 1622-1846 (2012), 6 vols.


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