Contents: Empire in Italy’s Age of Prose: Defining a ‘Culture of Colonialism’ and the Italian Case - Italian Culture in the
Years of the ‘Prima Guerra d’Africa’ – The Vehicles of Italy’s ‘Culture of Colonialism’: Newspapers - Books and the Publishing
‘Industry’ - Broadsheets - Novels, Plays and Puppet Shows - Patriotic Ephemera - Schools and School Text Books - The Local
Commune, Clubs and Associations - The Church - The Eritrean Display at the Palermo National Exhibition – Themes and Meanings:
Risorgimento to Colonialism - Classical Colonialism - The Italian ‘White Man’s Burden’ - Recasting the Nation in Africa.