francesca badini

WhatsApp Image 2021-01-20 at 13.44.28 Francesca Badini
PhD Student

badini@fscire.it

Current Position 

In October 2019 he started the post-graduate specialization period at the “Giuseppe Alberigo” European School for Advanced Religious Studies of the Fondazione per le Scienze Religiose (Library and Research Centre for Islamic History and Doctrines “Giorgio La Pira”, Palermo). Her research project concerns the Contemporary Qur’ānic Studies with the focus on Tafsīr al-mawḍūʿī written by Muḥammad al-Ghazālī (1917-1996). Her research project is supervised by Prof. Johanna Pink.

Education and Academic Experience

In 2018 she graduated in History and Oriental Studies at Alma Mater Studiorum – University of Bologna; she discussed a thesis in Islamic Studies entitled Le pie Madri della Nigrizia e i Comboniani prigionieri della Mahdiyya (1881 – 1898): memorie ed epistole (supervisor Prof. Caterina Bori; co-supervisor Prof. Elena Vezzadini).

In 2015 she graduated in Philosophy at University of Trento; she discussed a thesis in Islamic Thought entitled Martirio nobile e martirio terroristico: il ruolo del fenomeno migratorio nell’Islam contemporaneo (supervisor Prof. Massimo Campanini; co-supervisor Prof. Francesco Ghia).

Publications

Articles 

F. Badini, I cinque pilastri dell’Islam, «Nuova Secondaria» 7 (2020).

F. Badini, Il Corano. Una breve introduzione al testo sacro dell’Islam, «Nuova Secondaria» 3 (2019).

Book Chapters

F. Badini, F. Cargnelutti, Gli animali nel Corano: il rapporto fra Allah, uomo e natura, in Religioni e animali, a cura di I. D’Isola, Torino, Claudiana, 2020.

Reviews 

C. Gualtieri, Utopia in the Present, Berlino, Lang, 2018, in «Storia del Pensiero Politico» 3 (2018).

Dictionary Entries

Tarditi Ildefonso, in Dizionario Biografico degli Italiani, vol. XCV, Roma, Treccani, 2019, https://www.treccani.it/enciclopedia/ildefonso-tarditi_(Dizionario-Biografico)

Conferences, seminars and workshop

Dicembre 2020, The Qurʾanic Commentary of Muḥammad al-Ghazālī (1917–1996): Introduction to the Tafsīr and Analysis of Q. al-Nisāʾ 4:2–4, IQSA, Boston.