Bosi, L. and Zamponi, L. (2019) Resistere alla crisi. I percorsi dell’azione sociale diretta. Bologna: Il Mulino.

Zamponi, L. (2018) Social Movements, Memory and Media. Narrative in Action in the Italian and Spanish Student Movements. London: Palgrave.


Special issues and edited volums

Daphi, P. and and Zamponi, L. (2019) Memories and Movements. Mobilization 24(4).


Articles in referred journals

Barassi, V. and Zamponi, L. (2020) Social Media Time, Identity Narratives and the Construction of Political Biographies. Social Movement Studies [online first].

Bosi, L. and Zamponi, L. (2020) Paths towards the Same Form of Collective Action: Direct Social Action in Times of Crisis in Italy. Social Forces [online first].

Portos, M., Bosi, L. and Zamponi, L. (2020) Life beyond the ballot box: the political participation and non-participation of electoral abstainers. European Societies 22(2), pp.231-265.

Daphi, P. and Zamponi, L. (2019) Exploring the Movement-Memory Nexus: Insights and Ways Forward. Mobilization 24(4), pp. 399-417.

Chesta, R. E., Zamponi, L. and Caciagli, C. (2019) Labour Activism and Social Movement Unionism in The Gig Economy. Food Delivery Workers’ Struggles in Italy. Partecipazione e Conflitto 12(3), pp.819-844.

Zamponi, L. (2019) Direct Social Action, Welfare Retrenchment and Political Identities. Coping with the Crisis and Pursuing Change in Italy. Partecipazione e Conflitto 12(2), pp.382-409.

Zamponi, L. (2019) The “Precarious Generation” and the “Natives of the Ruins”: The Multiple Dimensions of Generational Identity in Italian Labor Struggles in Times of Crisis. American Behavioral Scientist 63(10), pp.1427-1446.

Cristancho, C., Uba, K. and Zamponi, L. (2019) Discarding Protests? Relating Crisis Experience to Approval of Protests among activists and bystanders. Acta Politica 54(3), pp.430-457.

Zamponi, L. and Bosi, L. (2018) Politicizing Solidarity in Times of Crisis: The Politics of Alternative Action Organizations in Greece, Italy and Spain. American Behavioral Scientist 62(6), pp. 796-815.

Zamponi, L. (2017) Practices of Solidarity: Direct Social Action, Politicisation and Refugee Solidarity Activism in Italy. Mondi Migranti, pp.97-117.

Zamponi, L. and Fernández González, J. (2017) Dissenting Youth: How Student and Youth Struggles Helped Shape Anti-Austerity Mobilisations in Southern Europe. Social Movement Studies 16(1), pp.64-81.

Zamponi, L. and Bosi, L. (2016) Which Crisis? European Crisis and National Contexts in Public Discourse. Politics & Policy 44(3), pp.400-426.

Bosi, L. and Zamponi, L. (2015) Direct Social Actions and Economic Crises: The relationship between forms of action and socio-economic context in Italy. Partecipazione e Conflitto 8(2), pp.367-391. 

della Porta, D. and Zamponi, L. (2013) Protest and policing on October 15th, global day of action: the Italian case. Policing and Society 23(1), pp.65-80.

Zamponi, L. (2012) “Why don’t Italians occupy?” Hypotheses on a failed mobilisation. Social Movement Studies 11(3-4), pp.416-426.


Book chapters

Zamponi, L. (forthcoming) #ioricordo, beyond the Genoa G8: social practices of memory work and the digital remembrance of contentious pasts in Italy. In: Merrill, S., Daphi, P. e Keightley, E. (eds.) Digital Media, Cultural Memory and Social Movements: Mobilising Remembrance. London: Palgrave.

Zamponi, L. (2019) ‘We won’t pay for the crisis’: student movements in European anti-austerity protest. In: Flesher Fominaya, C. e Feenstra, R.A. (eds.) Routledge Handbook of European Social Movements. Protest in Turbulent Times. London: Routledge, pp.197-310.

Zamponi, L. (2018) Memory in Action. Narratives of 1968 in the Italian student movement of 2008‑2011. In: della Porta, D. (ed.) “Memory in Movements. 1968 in 2018”. Milano: Annali della Fondazione Feltrinelli, pp.19-.38.

Zamponi, L. (2018) La memoria in azione. Narrazioni del Sessantotto nel movimento studentesco italiano del 2008-2011. In: della Porta, D. (ed.) Sessantotto. Passato e presente dell’anno ribelle. Milano: Feltrinelli, pp.57-81.

Zamponi, L. (2018) From Border to Border: Refugee Solidarity Activism in Italy across Space, Time and Practices. In: della Porta, D. (ed.) Solidarity Mobilizations in the ‘Refugee Crisis’. Contentious Moves. London: Palgrave, pp.99-124.

Zamponi, L. and Bosi, L. (2018) Political Consumerism and Participation in Times of Crisis in Italy. In: Giugni, M. and Grasso, M. (eds.) Citizens and the Crisis. Experiences, Perceptions, and Responses to the Great Recession in Europe. London: Palgrave, pp. 141-164.

Zamponi, L. (2017) Crisis, Labour and Education: Media Discourse and Anti-Austerity Protest in Italy. In: Papaioannou, T., Gupta, S. (eds) Media Representations of Anti-Austerity Protests in the EU. Grievances, Identities and Agency. London: Routledge, pp. 46-69.

Zamponi, L. and Vogiatzoglou, M. (2017) Contentious Labour in Italy and Greece: Movements and Trade Unions in Times of Precarity and Austerity. In: Wennerhag, M., Fröhlich, C. and Piotrowski, G. (eds.) Radical Left Movements in Europe. London: Ashgate, pp. 82-100.

Zamponi, L. (2015) Remembering Violence: Four Cases of Contentious Memory in the Italian and Spanish Student Movements of the 1960s and 1970s. In: Bosi, L., Ó Dochartaigh, N., Pisioiu, D. (eds.) Political Violence in Context. Colchester: ECPR Press, pp. 89-114.

Zamponi, L. and Vogiatzoglou, M. (2015) Organising workers’ counter-power in Italy and Greece. In: Buxton, N. and Bélanger Dumontier, M. (eds.) State of Power 2015. Amsterdam: Transnational Institute, pp.81-90.

Zamponi, L. (2015) Gramsci a Tahrir, tra spontaneità e teoria dei movimenti sociali. In: Ferrara, A. (ed.) Prospettiva Gramsci. Dialoghi tra il presente e un classico del Novecento. Bari: CaratteriMobili, pp.100-118.

Zamponi, L. and Daphi, P. (2014) Breaks and continuities in and between Cycles of Protest. Memories and Legacies of the Global Justice Movement in the Context of Anti-Austerity Mobilisations. In: della Porta, D. and Mattoni, A. (eds.) Spreading Protest. Social Movements in Times of Crisis. Colchester: ECPR Press, 193-225

Zamponi, L. (2011) La rivolta della conoscenza: il movimento studentesco. In Maida, B. (ed.) Senti che bel rumore. Un anno di lotta per l’università pubblica. Torino: Aaccademia Press, pp.153-168.

Zamponi, L. (2006) Comunicare l’identità di classe. La stampa sindacale a Treviso 1952-1960. In Ceschin, D. (ed.) Dai campi alle officine. Storie e lotte del sindacato nel Trevigiano. Treviso: ISTRESCO.


Voices in encyclopaedias

Milan, S. and Zamponi, L. (2014) Demonstrations, Organizing. In: Harkey, K. and Golson, J.G. (eds.) Encyclopedia of Social Media and Politics. Los Angeles: Sage, pp.300-373.

Zamponi, L. (2013) Collective memory and Social Movements. In: Snow, D., della Porta, D., Klandermans, B. (eds.) The Wiley-Blackwell Encyclopedia of Social and Political Movements. London: Wiley-Blackwell, pp.225-229.


This list was last updated on December 5, 2019.