Alice Ciulla

Alice Ciulla

PhD Candidate

John F. Kennedy Institute for North American Studies
Lansstr. 7-9
Room 213
14195 Berlin

PhD Candidate in U.S. History, Roma Tre University

M.A. in European Studies, Roma Tre University

B.A. in International Relations, La Sapienza University



April 2018- Current

DAAD Fellow, Department of History of the John F. Kennedy Institute for North American Studies, Freie Universität Berlin


September 27-30, 2017

Travel Grant, AISNA (Italian Association of North American Studies) 

24th AISNA Biennal Conference, “The U.S. and the World We Inhabit”, University of Milan, Milan, Italy

November 18-20, 2015

Grant, Center for American Studies, Rome, Seminar “The United States between Transnationalism and Interculturality, the 20th and 21st centuries”

September 2-5, 2015 

Travel Grant, CISPEA (Centro Interuniversitario di Storia e Politica Euro-Americana (Inter-University Center of Euro-American History and Politics), “Crisis of Politics and Representation in the United States and Europe”

September 2014

Research Grant to the United States, Roma Tre University

May 26-30, 2014

Grant, Center for American Studies, “The First Twenty Years of the Century: 1900/2000”



December 15, 2017

Discussant, “Una nuova era americana? Un anno con Trump” (“A new American era? One year with Trump”), Roma Tre University, Rome, Italy

September 7-9, 2017

European Summer School on Cold War History, 9th Edition, Sciences Po College, Reims Campus, France

Topic: “Spreading Anti-Communism Among Elites: the USIA and the Magazine Problems of Communism”


January 26, 2017

Seminar, “Gli anni settanta nel dibattito storiografico italiano. Nuove ricerche e interpretazioni a confronto” (“The Seventies in Italian Historiography. New Reasearches and Interpretations”, “U.S. Intellectuals and the Italian Communist Party, 1960s-1980”), SISSCO (Italian Association for the Study of Contemporary History), Fondazione Istituto Gramsci, Rome, Italy 

Topic: “U.S. Intellectuals and the Italian Communist Party, 1960s-1980”


October 12, 2016

HY509 International History Research Seminar, London School of Economics, London(UK)

PhD project presentation



Member of Italian Association of American Studies (AISNA)

Contributor to “C’era una volta l’America”, blog of CISPEA Alumni




A Ciulla, After Iraq: Stanley Hoffmann and the Role of the United States in the International System, “USAbroad. Journal of American History and Politics”, University of Bologna, 2018