massimiliano proietti

Born in Rome in 1993.
In December 2015, he graduated in Storia, Antropologia e Religioni at the University of Rome La Sapienza; he discussed a thesis in History of Christianity entitled: “Le omelie di Paolo VI durante il Concilio Vaticano II” (“The homilies of Paul VI during the Second Vatican Council” – supervisor: Prof.ssa Francesca Cocchini).

In January 2018, he obtained a Master’s Degree in Scienze storico-religiose; he discussed a thesis in History of Christianity and Churches entitled “La liturgia stazionale a Roma: origine e funzione (IV-VI secolo)” (“The Stational Liturgy in Rome: Origin and Function (IV-VI century)” supervisor: Prof. Emanuela Prinzivalli, co-supervisor: dott.ssa Tessa Canella), in which he studied the evolution of liturgical practice in the plural religious context of Rome in the Late Antiquity Age.

In October 2018 he started the post-graduate specialization period at the School for Advanced Religious Studies of the Foundation for Religios Studies. His research project concerns the implementation of the liturgical reform after the Second Vatican Council, especially focused on the activity of the Consilium ad exsequendam Constitutionem de sacra liturgia (1964-1969).

Peer-reviewed publications:

Liturgia stazionale, spazio e inculturazione. La cristianizzazione di Roma tra il IV secolo e l’età di Gregorio Magno, in «Cristianesimo nella storia» 3, 2020 (forthcoming)

Dictionary entries:

– Mattia Ugoni, in Dizionario Biografico degli Italiani, 97 (2020), a cura dell’Istituto dell’Enciclopedia Italiana “Treccani” (online)

Reviews:

– Review of S. Bullivant, Mass Exodus. Catholic Disaffiliation in Britain and America since Vatican II, Oxford, Oxford University Press, 2019, in «Cristianesimo nella storia» (forthcoming 2020)

– Review of Tra pratiche e credenze. Traiettorie antropologiche e storiche. Un omaggio ad AdrianaDestro, a cura di C. Gianotto e F. Sbardella, Brescia, Morcelliana, 2017, in «Cristianesimo nella storia» (forthcoming 2021)