Academic Qualifications

 PhD in Modern and Contemporary History, 2008 –  ISCTE-IUL, Lisbon, Portugal.
Degree in Political Science, 2000 – Università degli Studi di Padova, Padova, Italia.

Biographical Information

Riccardo Marchi is post-doctoral researcher at the Center of International Studies of the ISCTE-IUL with a project on counter-subversion in Portugal during the Cold War in comparative perspective. His research fields are the right-wing radicalism (political thought, parties and movements) and the relations between States and radical organizations in contemporary Europe. He was a scholarship researcher of the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation (2015) working on a book on the Portuguese radical right during the transition to democracy. He began his academic career at the Institute of Social Sciences of the University of Lisbon (ICS-UL) on the topics of the radical right at the end of the Portuguese authoritarian regime and during the democratic period in comparative perspective (2008-2014). In this context he was visiting researcher at the Pablo de Olavide University of Seville (Spain, 2007) and at the University of California, Berkeley (United States, 2008). He taught the chair of Research methods in undergraduate and master’s degree courses at the European University (Portugal, 2010-2014). He participated in the international project Internationalisation des droites radicales Europe/Amériques (IDREA), coordinated by Professor Olivier Dard, University of Metz (France, 2012-2015), and since 2014 he is part of the international research network “Right, History and Memory”.

Key Publications

Marche, Riccardo (2015). “La défense de l’Occident: la dernière tranchée pour l’extrême-droite européenne”, in Olivier Dard (org.), Références e thèmes des droites radicales au XXᴱ Siècle (Europe/Amérique) (pp.273-301). Bern : Peter Lang.

Marchi, Riccardo (ed.) (2014). Ideias e percursos das direitas portuguesasAs Raízes profundas não gelam? Alfragide: Leya/Texto.

Riccardo, Marchi (2012). “The Portuguese Radical Right in the Democratic Period”. In Andrea Mammone, Emmanuel Godin, Brian Jenkins (eds.), Mapping the Extreme Right in Contemporary Europe. (pp.95-108). Londres e New York: Rutledge.

March, Riccardo (2010). “At the roots of the new right-wing extremism in Portugal: the National Action Movement (1985-1991)”. Totalitarian Movements and Political Religions, 11(1): 47-66.

Marcha, Riccardo (2009). Império Nação Revolução. As direitas radicais no fim do Estado Novo (1959-1974). Alfragide: Leya/Texto.

Publications

Marchi, R. (2016) "Radicalismo na política: reflexões com António Costa Pinto e André Freire (Entrevista)", Oficina do Historiador, 9 (1), 228-236.

Marchi, R. (2016) As direitas na democracia portuguesa: Origens, Percursos, Mudanças e Novos Desafios, Alfragide: Leya.

Marchi, R. (2016) "A reacção intelectual anti-republicana como berço da extrema-direita estudantil do segundo pós-guerra", In Diogo Gaspar (dir.) Outras Vozes na República 1910-1926. Atas do Congresso Nacional de História e Ciência Política, pp. 744-754.

Marchi, R., Olivier Dard (org.) (2016) "La réutilisation de symboles, références et actions par les groupes identitaires portugais", Organisations, mouvements et partis des droites radicales au XXe siècle (Europe–Amériques), (pp. 153-176). Bern: Peter Lang.

Marchi, R. (2016) "À direita da direita. O desafio da extrema-direita à democracia portuguesa", In As direitas na democracia portuguesa: Origens, Percursos, Mudanças e Novos Desafios Riccardo Marchi (coord.), (pp. 219-249). Alfragide: Leya.

Marchi, R. (2016) "The Nouvelle Droite in Portugal: a new strategy for the Portuguese radical right – between the authoritarian regime and the transition to democracy", Patterns of Prejudice, 50 (3), 232-252.

Marchi, R. (2016) "L’accusa di revisionismo storico in Portogallo a 40 anni dal 25 Aprile", Ricerche Storiche, 46 (1), 21-30.

Marchi, R. (2015) "A identidade de Portugal no discurso da direita radical: do multirracialismo ao etnonacionalismo", Estudos Ibero-Americanos, 41(2), 425-445.

Marchi, R. (2015) "La défense de l’Occident: la dernière tranchée pour l’extrême-droite européenne”", In Olivier Dard (org.) Réferénces e thèmes des droites radicales au XXᴱ Siècle (Europe/Amérique), (pp. 273-301) Bern: Peter Lang.

Marchi, R., José Pedro Zúquete "The other side of protest music: the extreme-right and skinhead culture in democratic Portugal (1974-2015)", JOMEC Journal, 9, pp. 46-70.