Assistant Professor
301C LeConte
Office Hours: 
W 11-noon & by appt.
The University of Michigan
Modern Italy

Soper's study of associational life in nineteenth-century Italy, Building a Civil Society, was published last fall by the University of Toronto Press. It won the American Association of Italian Studies 2014 prize for the best book on 18th- or 19th-century Italy, and the Society for Italian Historical Studies 2014 Marraro prize for the best book on the history of Italy.  He is currently working on a second book project, concerning political prisoners in southern Italy on the eve of Italian unification.

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University of Georgia, Franklin College Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching, 2015.

J. Howard Hatten III teaching award, University of Georgia Honors Program, 2014

Steven Soper's Selected Publications