Anna Katharina Pieper M.A.
Affiliated scholar, Department of History
A Rapprochement between Catholicism and Liberalism in an Imperial Context? The National Conservatives and Colonial Policy in Liberal Italy, 1878–1912
The dissertation project focuses on the National Association for the Support of Italian Catholic Missionaries (Associazione Nazionale per Soccorere i Missionari Cattolici Italiani - ANSMCI for short), founded in Florence in 1886, and its involvement in the so-called Chinese Indemnities, in the aftermath of the Boxer War in China (1899-1901).