The regular Academicians of the Crusca must always be twenty. They are elected via co-optation, and at least five of them must be resident in Florence. The Academicians can propose the affiliation to the Accademia of twenty Italian and twenty foreign Correspondent Members.
The organs of the Accademia are:

  • the President
  • the Directive Council
  • the College of Academicians
  • the College of Auditors

The Directive Council is composed of the President, the Vice-President, the Secretary Academic and two Counsellors, working side by side with a board of five Auditors (three of them permanent and two substitute).

    Notices by Crusca


    • The Piazza aims at the preservation and at carrying out activities for the promotion of multilingualism in the European Union; 2007-ongoing.

    • Digital integrated archive of didactic materials, iconographic and multimedia texts and documentation for the divulgation of  Italian linguistic and historical-cultural heritage, with special regard to the second and third generation Italians abroad; project FIRB; 2009-2013.

    • Creation of Il Vocabolario del fiorentino contemporaneo (Dictionary of Contemporary Florentine Language): project financed by Regione Toscana and Comune di Firenze (first three-year period) and by Federico del Vecchio Bank - Banca Etruria group (second three-year period); 1994-1996/2011-2013.

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