Privacy Policy

Dear Visitor,

after visiting this website, data relating to identified or identifiable natural persons may be processed.

With reference to this data processing, the following information is provided, also pursuant to Art. 13 of the European General Regulation on Data Protection (EU Regulation 2016/679), the validity of which is not extended to any other external websites consulted by the user through links on this site.
By continuing navigation and adhering to the proposed services contained in the various parts of the site (subscription to our newsletter, filling out forms to request information etc.), this is to provide you with general information on the processing, as well as any specific information related to processing for different and specific purposes, and the user gives their consent to the processing. Please note that consent is only valid if it is given by a person of legal age or by a minor of legal age who is 14 or older.




Navigation data

During their normal operation, the computer systems and software procedures used to operate this website acquire some personal data the transmission of which is implicit in the communication protocols of the internet.
This information is not collected to be associated with identified interested parties but, by their very nature, it could, through processing and association with data held by third parties, allow users to be identified.
This category of data includes, for example, IP addresses or domain names of computers or other tools used by users who connect to the site, URI (Uniform Resource Identifier) of requested resources, the time of the request, the method used to submit the request to the server, the size of the file obtained in reply, the numerical code indicating the status of the response from the server (successful, error, etc.) and other parameters regarding the Users’ computer environment and operating system.
These data are used only to obtain anonymous statistical information on the use of the site, to check its correct functioning. They are deleted immediately after processing.


Data provided voluntarily by the user

The optional, explicit and voluntary sending of electronic mail to the addresses indicated on this site involves the subsequent acquisition of the sender’s address, which is necessary to respond to requests, and any other personal data included in the message. Specific summary information is also provided or displayed in the sections of the site intended to provide particular services on request, and subject, if necessary, to the consent of the person concerned (for example for subscription to the newsletter).


Apart from what is specified regarding navigation data and technical cookies, users are free to provide their personal data through dedicated forms on the site, to request the sending of newsletters, informative material or other communications and, more generally, for the purposes set out in the relevant and specific information. Failure to provide such data may make it impossible for the users to obtain the information they are requesting.


As Data Controller, our Company, and all external Data Processors as identified above, will manage and store, with automated and/or paper instruments, the personal data collected through using the Site and its various functions that can be activated at users’ request, for the time strictly necessary to achieve the purposes for which they were collected or voluntarily communicated by the users.
Specific security measures, as provided for in Art. 32 of Regulation (EU) 2016/679, are observed to prevent loss of data, illegal or incorrect use and unauthorized access.
Under no circumstances will the data be disseminated.
No user personal profiling is carried out on the above-mentioned data.


Contacting Users

Mailing lists or newsletters
By registering for the mailing list or newsletter, Users’ email addresses are automatically included in a list of contacts to which email messages containing information, including commercial and promotional information relating to this site may be transmitted. The Users’ email addresses may also be added to this list as a result of registration at the site or after making a purchase.
Personal Data collected: email.
By filling in the contact form with their own Data, Users give their consent to their use when meeting requests for information, quotes or any other type of information indicated in the header of the form.
Personal Data collected: Last name, first name and email.

Managing contacts and sending messages

This type of service allows a database to be maintained of email contacts, telephone contacts, or any other type of contact using to communicate with Users.
These services may also collect data on the date and time that Users view messages, as well their interaction with such messages, such as information on clicks on links in the messages.
MailChimp (The Rocket Science Group, LLC.)
MailChimp is an email and address management service provided by The Rocket Science Group, LLC.
Personal Data collected: last name, first name and email.
Place of processing: United States – Privacy Policy. Subject adhering to the Privacy Shield.


The services in this section allow the Data Controller to monitor and analyse traffic data, and are used to keep track of the User behaviour.
Google Analytics (Google Inc.)
Google Analytics is a web analysis service provided by Google Inc. “(‘Google’). Google uses the Personal Data collected to track and examine the use of this Application, compile reports and share them with other services developed by Google.
Google may use your Personal Information to contextualize and customize the ads on its advertising network.
Personal Information we collect: cookies and usage information.
Place of processing: United States – Privacy Policy – Opt Out. Subject adhering to the Privacy Shield.


The data subjects to whom the personal data processed refer are guaranteed all the rights referred to in Articles 15, 16, 17, 18 of Regulation 679 (access with confirmation of the existence or otherwise of the processing of their data, rectification, cancellation and limitation of the processing when the cases occur).
User data subjects have the right to object in any case, for legitimate reasons, to the processing of their data.
Requests must be made:
– by e-mail to
– or by surface mail/post to Italianist, Italy