Patrizia Guarnieri

Intellectuals Displaced from Fascist Italy.

Migrants, Exiles and Refugees Fleeing for Political and Racial Reasons

©2019-Author(s) Published by Firenze University Press
e-ISBN: 978-88-6453-872-3 | DOI: 10.36253/978-88-6453-872-3

Intellectuals Displaced from Fascist Italy

Paul Calabresi (1930-2003)

Other headings: Paolo Calabresi

Milan 5 April 1930 - Providence (USA) 25 October 2003

Lives on the move

Emigrant family members

  • Massimo Calabresi (Ferrara 2 June 1903 - New Haven 28 February 1988), father: cardiologist and university clinician, emigrated to the USA in 1939; never returned to Italy.
  • Bianca Maria Finzi Contini Calabresi (Milan 27 May 1902 - Perugia 19 January 1982), mother: literary scholar, emigrated to the USA in 1939; never returned to Italy.
  • Guido Calabresi (Milan 18 October 1932), brother: emigrated to the USA in 1939, where he became a judge and legal expert; never returned to Italy.
  • Renata Calabresi (Ferrara 2 November 1899 - New Haven 15 December 1995), paternal aunt: psychologist, emigrated to the USA in 1939; never returned to Italy.
  • Cecilia Calabresi (Ferrara 1 February 1902 - New York 12 March 1985), paternal aunt: literary scholar, emigrated to Canada and then to the USA in 1949; never returned to Italy.
  • Olga Minerbi Calabresi (1876 - New Haven 4 October 1964), grandmother: emigrated to the USA in 1949; never returned to Italy.
  • Marcella Finzi Contini Tedeschi (Bologna 24 novembre 1909 - ?), maternal aunt: emigrated to Brazil in 1939 with her husband Guido Tedeschi (San Lazzaro di Savena, Bologna, 30 July 1909 - ?), expelled from Università Politecnico di Milano, and her children Ugo and Adriano. They never returned to Italy.

Movements

1930Milan

Birth and education

1939New Haven

Emigration to the USA

  • Hopkins School in New Haven; Yale University.
  • Student
?Boston

  • Intern in the Harvard Medical Service of the Boston City Hospital
  • Fixed-term employment
  • Doctor / Dentist
?New Haven

Researcher at Yale

  • Yale University
  • Stable employment
  • Tenured professor
1968Providence

University teacher and head physician

  • Brown University, medical science professor; head physician of the Roger Williams General Hospital; later Rhode Island Hospital (Providence).
  • Stable employment
  • Tenured professor
2003Providence