Lecturer in Italian Studies
B.A., Harvard University Extension School; M.A., Tufts University
Research focuses on Italian language pedagogy and 20th century Italian cultural studies.
Senior Lecturer in Italian Studies
B.A., University of Bari (Italy); M.A., Ph.D., State University of New York (Buffalo)
Interests: Foreign language education, Italian cinema and media, study abroad programs and internships in Italy.
Associate Professor of Italian Studies
Laurea in Lettere, Universitˆ degli studi di Torino (Italy); M.A., Ph. D., Brown University
Teaches Italian language and literature, literary theory, and writing; works as a translator.
Assistant Professor of Italian Studies
B.A., University of Oxford (Somerville College); M.St., D.Phil., University of Oxford (Hertford College)
Specializing in Italian medieval and early modern literature, especially Dante and Petrarch.
Professor of Italian Studies
B.A., University of East Anglia (England); M.A., Ph.D., Cornell University
Italian antifascist culture; 21st century Italian mystery writers; contemporary Italian narrative; postmodern narrative; narrative theory
Margaret E. Deffenbaugh and LeRoy T. Carlson Professor Emerita of Comparative Literature and Italian Studies
B.A Cornell University; M.A. Radcliffe College; Ph.D. Yale University
My major interest is medieval Italian literature, especially Dante. I have also worked on medieval women writers and contemporary American poetry.