Francesco Mazzucotelli currently teaches History of Turkey and the Middle East at Università di Pavia, Italy. He holds a PhD in Political Institutions from Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore and has previously studied at the American University of Beirut.
With a specific reference to the post-Ottoman space, his main lines of research are the formation of sectarian identities in the public sphere; the relationship between religions, modernity, and post-modernity; and the role of urban spaces in contemporary politics. He is the co-author of "Guida alla politica mediorientale" (Milano: Mondadori Università, 2021).
personal page: https://unicatt.academia.edu/francescomazzucotelli