Alberto De Bernardi
He is an AM professor of contemporary history at the University of Bologna. He has dealt with social history and social movements, the history of fascism and anti-fascism, the history of republican Italy. His most recent publications are Storia dell’Italia unita (con L. Ganapini), Garzanti, 2010; Un Paese in bilico. L’Italia degli ultimi trent’anni, Laterza 2014, Fascismo e antifascismo. Storia, memoria e culture politiche, Donzelli, 2018.
The history of pasta described by the profound historical, economic and cultural dynamics of a transformation of taste that was also – and above all – a social transformation.