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Xhuli Agolli
Previous College / University attended: St. John’s College, NM; New School for Social Research, NY
Areas of Concentration: Ancient & Modern drama, psychoanalytic theory, Early German Romanticism, psychological Novel, 19-20th C. French Literature, Phenomenology, Kierkegaardian psychology, contemporary Albanian poetry
Languages and Literatures: Albanian, English, French, Italian, Spanish (reading knowledge)
Country of origin: Albania/USA

Khaled Al hilli
Areas of Concentration: modernism and translation studies; Arabic literature; postcolonial studies
Languages and Literatures: English, Arabic

Luca Ambrogiani
Previous College / University attended: Università degli Studi di Urbino “Carlo Bo”
Areas of Concentration: the supernatural and fantastique in literature; detective fiction; horror and weird fiction; H.P. Lovecraft; pulp fiction; late Victorian literature; Gothic literature; horror in contemporary media;
Degree awarded: (B.A. 2011; M.A. 2014)
Languages and Literatures: English, French, Italian
Country of origin: Italy
Publications:

  •  “Empty, white apocalypse: the spatial and linguistic End of the World in Edgar Allan Poe and Howard Phillips Lovecraft,” in Poe, Grabiński, Ray, Lovecraft: Visions, correspondences, transitions, eds. K. Gadomska, A. Loska. Katowice: Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Śląskiego (forthcoming).
  • “Un’analisi sonora dell’oscurità: The Music of Erich Zann e altri racconti di Howard Phillips Lovecraft,” in Prospettive sonore: percezione e mediazione, eds. A. Calanchi, A. Laquidara. Giulianova: Galaad Edizioni (2016), pp. 57-74.


Giacomo Bianchino
Previous College / University attended: University of New South Wales, Sydney
Areas of Concentration: Germanophone philosophy, Marxism, Historiography, psychoanalysis, poetics, Revolutionary histories, Cinema
Degree awarded: M.A., B.A.
Languages and Literatures: English, Italian, French
Country of origin: Australia
Publications: Bianchino, G., “Greek Ideology and Modern Politics in Marx’s Early Works” in M. Steven (ed.) Marx and Modernism, London: Bloomsbury Press, Forthcoming 2020
Bianchino, G., “Simulation and Dissimulation: Esoteric Meme Pages at the Limits of Irony” in A. Bown and D. Bristow (eds.) Post Memes, Brooklyn: Punctum Books, Forthcoming 2019
Bianchino, G., “Canonising Kierkegaard: Towards a Systematic Reading of the Authorship” Kierkegaard in Process: The International Kierkegaard Student Journal, 2, 2017, pp. 10-19

Bianchino, G., “Public Image Limited: Defensive Architecture Takes Public Space” The Saturday Paper, 19 September, 2015, p. 26

Presentations of Academic Papers:
Bianchino, G., “Afterwork and Overtime” Paper Presented at “Afterwork” Graduate Conference at the University of California at Irvine, 2019
Bianchino, G., ”Gospel of Displacement: Paul, Plato and the Effacement of the Local” Paper presented at Displacement Graduate Conference at CUNY Graduate Center, 2018

Bianchino, G., “Hegel’s Reformation and the Inauguration of the Ius Publicae Europaeum in the Facticity of the New World” Paper presented at Crisis, Reformation and Revolution Conference at the University of Sydney, 2017 
Bianchino, G., “Simulation and Dissimulation: Memes at the Limits of Irony” Paper presented at ANZCA Media Conference, 2017
Bianchino, G., “Faith and Fidelity: Kierkegaard via Badiou on The Problem of the Exception” Paper presented at Australasian Society for Continental Philosophy, 2016

 

Joseph Boisvere
Previous College / University attended: University of Massachusetts
Areas of Concentration: Screen Studies, Critical Theory, Modernist/Postmodernist Literature, Translation Studies, Poetry
Degree awarded: BA Linguistics
Languages and Literatures: English, Spanish, and French

Carlo Bottone
Areas of Concentration: Latin and Italian Literature
Languages and Literatures: Italian, Latin, Spanish
Country of origin: Italy
Publications:
  • Sideshadowing in Virgil's Aeneid, Erga-Logoi 2015 (forthcoming)


Amanda Bowes
Previous College / University attended: University of Vermont (B.A.); The New School (M.S.)
Areas of Concentration: Critical Theory, 19th and 20th Century German and French Philosophy, Scepticism, Medieval Literature, Modernity: Time, Tech Ethics, Nature, Being, communication mediums & platforms
Languages and Literatures: Spanish, English
Country of origin: USA

Tyler Bray
Previous College / University attended: New York University
Areas of Concentration: 20th C. Avant Garde Movements, Psychoanalysis, Spatial Theory & Architecture.
Degree awarded: B.A.
Languages and Literatures: French, Italian
Country of origin: USA

Nicholas Brown
Previous College / University attended: Duquesne University; Swarthmore College
Areas of Concentration: 20th C. French philosophy, literary theory, psychoanalysis, Marxism; British Romantic poetry; 20th-21st C. South American fiction; Television and narrative studies.
Degree awarded: M.A., Philosophy; B.A., Philosophy
Languages and Literatures: English, French, Spanish
Country of origin: United States

Mary Claire Brunelli
Previous College / University attended: Williams College, Columbia University
Areas of Concentration: 19th C. American, French, and British literature (Poetry and the Novel); Modernist aesthetics; Pragmatism, Phenomenology, Psychoanalysis
Degree awarded: BA (French & English), MA (French & Romance Philology)
Languages and Literatures: English, French, Italian
Country of origin: USA

Christopher Campbell
Previous College / University attended: University of Cincinnati
Degree awarded: M.A., B.S.
Languages and Literatures: French, Spanish, Japanese, Russian
Country of origin: United States

Chiara Caputi
Previous College / University attended: University of Bologna
Areas of Concentration: Medieval Studies, Dante Studies, Italian Contemporary Literature, Film Studies, Rewritings, Cultural Studies, Women Studies.
Degree awarded: BA. in Humanities, MA. in Italian Studies
Languages and Literatures: Italian, English, Spanish, Latin.
Country of origin: Italy

Tom Carlson
Previous College / University attended: The Evergreen State College
Areas of Concentration: French and German Romantics, Decadents, and Early Modernists. Phenomenology, Extra-Morality, Aesthetics, Subjectivity, Rilke's Birds, the Orpheus myth, and Maurice Blanchot's Death of the Author
Degree awarded: BA
Languages and Literatures: French, German, English
Publications: “Commitments that Transcend the Parenthesis,” The Humanities Circle ed. Prasad Pannian (Kerala, India: Central University of Kerala, 2016).

“An Origin to Doing.” Inkwell vol. 10, ed. Thane Fay (Olympia, WA: The Evergreen State College, 2015), 52.
 

Nora Carr
Areas of Concentration: narrative; temporality; history; memory; 20th century French and Latin American literature
Languages and Literatures: French, Spanish

Anna Chichi
Previous College / University attended: University of Bologna
Areas of Concentration: Contemporary narratives, politically committed writers, intellectuals and the ruling power, political terrorism and the years of lead. More specifically authors such as Pasolini, Fallaci, and Sciascia
Degree awarded: (B.A. 2013; M.A. 2015)
Languages and Literatures: Italian, Latin, English
Country of origin: Italy

Frederic Colier
Areas of Concentration: Critical Theory, Film and Media studies, Post-Humanism, Environmental Humanities, Experimental and Philosophical novel.
Languages and Literatures: English, French, Spanish, Catalan, Russian
Country of origin: France

Benedetta Cutolo
Previous College / University attended: University of Paris IV – Sorbonne ; University of Bologna ; University of Strasburg ; New York University
Areas of Concentration: 19th – 20th century Italian, French, American and Latin-American Literature ; translation theory ; comparative modernisms, feminist / queer theory; visual studies ; documentary/fiction/metafiction
Languages and Literatures: Italian, English, Spanish, French, German (beginner).
Country of origin: Italy

Sherence de Jongh
Previous College / University attended: Trinity College, University of Amsterdam
Degree awarded: M.A., B.A.
Languages and Literatures: Dutch, German, French, Afrikaans, Papiamentu
Country of origin: Netherlands

Nicholas Devlin
Previous College / University attended: Oberlin College
Degree awarded: B.A. Comparative Literature/ Ancient Greek Language and Literature
Languages and Literatures: Ancient Greek, English
Country of origin: United States

Lisa DiBattista
Previous College / University attended: University of Bologna "Alma Mater Studiorum"
Areas of Concentration: Italian Literature, Italian Poetry, Ecocriticism, Ecological and Cultural Studies, Modern languages and Digital Humanities.
Degree awarded: B.A., M.A.
Languages and Literatures: Italian, English, French
Country of origin: Abruzzo, Italy

Mark-Allan Donaldson
Previous College / University attended: Stockton University (BA), The City College of New York (MA).
Areas of Concentration: Medievalism [Medieval Literature, Paleography, Science, Philosophy, and Religion]; Hierarchy; National and Cultural Identity; Consciousness and Truth; Post-Colonial Studies; Orientalism.
Languages and Literatures: English (modern, middle, old), Latin (Ancient, Medieval), French, Afrikaans.
Country of origin: South Africa

Filippo Fabbricatore
Previous College / University attended: University of Bologna Alma Mater Studiorum, University of Naples Federico II.
Areas of Concentration: modern philology; Italian studies; Dantean philology; linguistics; influences of Mathematics on Literature; rhetoric of silence; the figure of the father.
Degree awarded: M.A., B.A
Languages and Literatures: Italian, Latin, English
Country of origin: Italy

Jared Daniel Fagen
Previous College / University attended: The Graduate Center, Stony Brook University
Areas of Concentration: 19th and 20th century literature, romanticism, symbolism, modernism, hybrid literature, genre theory, poetics, narrative theory, literature of despair, philosophy of literature
Degree awarded: M.A. (Liberal Studies), B.A. (English)
Languages and Literatures: French, English, Spanish
Country of origin: South Korea, United States

Nicole Fennimore
Areas of Concentration: medieval studies; lyric poetry
Languages and Literatures: French, Latin

Sarah Fishman
Previous College / University attended: Bennington College, MFA; University of California, Berkeley, MBA; Georgia Institute of Technology: BS, Industrial and Systems Engineering
Areas of Concentration: 20th and 21st century Italian literature and culture, critical theory, phenomenology, modernism and postmodernism, translation studies
Languages and Literatures: Italian, Hebrew
Country of origin: USA
Publications: Bathsheba Transatlantic, Anhinga Press, Winner of the Philip Levine Poetry Book Prize (poetry, 2010, pen name: Sarah Wetzel)

River Electric with Light, Red Hen Press, Winner of the AROHO Poetry Book Publication Prize (poetry, 2015, pen name: Sarah Wetzel)

The Davids Inside David, Terrapin Books (poetry, March 2019, pen name: Sarah Wetzel)

Matilde Fogliani
Languages and Literatures: Italian, English, Spanish, French, Portuguese

Ada Gafter-O’Higgins
Previous College / University attended: Oxford University
Areas of Concentration: Marcel Proust, Medieval French and the courtly love tradition
Degree awarded: B.A., Oxford University
Languages and Literatures: French, Italian, Portuguese
Country of origin: United States

Emilia Gambardella
Previous College / University attended: Smith College
Degree awarded: B.A. High Honors-Italian Studies
Languages and Literatures: Italian
Country of origin: United States

Roman Garcia
Previous College / University attended: Reed College
Areas of Concentration: 19th to 21st century German literature, hermeneutics, queer theory, migrant and minority literature, postcolonial studies
Degree awarded: B.A., German Literature
Languages and Literatures: German, Spanish
Country of origin: USA

Anke Geertsma
Areas of Concentration: trauma and memory; postmodernism; contemporary literature and film; world literature and pedagogy
Languages and Literatures: Dutch, Frisian, English, German, French
Country of origin: Netherlands
Publications:
  • “Making it Work: Aesthetics and Affect in Dave Eggers’s What is the What.” Academic Quarter: The Aesthetics of Human Rights 5 (2012).
  • “Redefining Trauma Post 9/11: Freud’s Talking Cure and Foer’s Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close.” Aspeers: Emerging Voices in American Studies 4 (2011).


Alberto Gelmi
Previous College / University attended: University of Milan (B.A. 2005; M.A. 2007 and 2009)
Areas of Concentration: Mediterranean Studies; Medieval philosophy and rhetoric; Medieval Italian Literature; Dante; Boccaccio; Jewish Culture in Italy; Content Based Language Teaching
Degree awarded: B.A. 2005; M.A. 2007 and 2009
Languages and Literatures: Italian, Latin, Hebrew
Country of origin: Italy
Publications: “Teaching Teachers. An experiment in intensive training for educators in a refugee community”Idee in form@zione(2019): 187-202.
 
 “Il Filostrato". The Literary Encyclopedia. (2019)
“Filostrato: an Unintentional Comedy?”. Heliotropia(2018): 93-109.
“Crickets, Rugs, and Coffins: Tiziano Terzani’s China”. Italy and China: centuries of dialogue, edited by Francesco Guardiani, Gaoheng Zhang, Salvatore Bancheri. Franco Cesati, 2017.
 
Sollevare la verità alla superficie: un itinerario sciasciano.Todo Modo. Rivista Internazionale di Studi Sciasciani. A Journal of Sciascian Study(2012): 163-80.
“Bonaventure". The Literary Encyclopedia. (forthcoming)
“Bonaventure: Itinerarium mentis in Deum". The Literary Encyclopedia. (forthcoming 2020)
 
 
 

Carolina Gonzalez
Areas of Concentration: intersection of modernism; ekstasis; religion and rupture in 19th and 20th century Latin American literature; early Renaissance devotional literature and political treatises
Languages and Literatures: Spanish, Italian

Joe Goodale
Previous College / University attended: Brown University
Degree awarded: B.A.
Languages and Literatures: German, Spanish
Country of origin: United States

Winston Groman
Previous College / University attended: Brown University (BA), Harvard University (MA)
Areas of Concentration: Colonial and Post-Colonial literature of the Americas, Caribbean literature, Medieval and Early Modern Literature
Degree awarded: M.A., B.A.
Languages and Literatures: English, Spanish, French, Italian, Catalan
Country of origin: USA

Manon Hakem-Lemaire
Previous College / University attended: Universidad Iberoamericana, Ciudad de México; University of St Andrews; University of Guelph
Areas of Concentration: late-19th and 20th-century literatures; the novel; the short story; the fantastic as social commentary; literary translation; film
Languages and Literatures: French, English, Spanish, Italian (read), Arabic (basic); French literature, Spanish and Spanish American literatures, British and American literatures
Country of origin: France

Jennifer Haller
Areas of Concentration: philosophy of literature; intersections between literature/philosophy and the arts; melancholia; reverie; Romanticism; 19th and 20th century literature
Languages and Literatures: English, German, Spanish

Amy Hammersmith
Previous College / University attended: University of Pennsylvania; Temple University
Areas of Concentration: Medieval and Early Modern France
Degree awarded: J.D., B.A.
Languages and Literatures: German, French
Country of origin: USA

Michael Healy
Previous College / University attended: Boston University
Areas of Concentration: Lit. of Americas; transatlantic modernism; lit. & art; film; cities; belief; Iberian lit; Irish lit.; translation; Romanticism; S. de Oro; Whitman; Wharton; Pessoa; Stevens; Valéry; Borges; Al-Andalus
Degree awarded: B.S., Ed.M. in English Education
Languages and Literatures: English, Spanish, French, Portuguese
Country of origin: USA

Mykelin Higham
Previous College / University attended: University of Georgia
Degree awarded: B.A.
Languages and Literatures: French, Spanish
Country of origin: USA

Rishika Jain
Previous College / University attended: St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai
Areas of Concentration: F.M. Dostoyevsky, 19th century Russian Realist prose, Narrative and Genre Theory
Languages and Literatures: English, Hindi, Russian, French (basic)
Country of origin: India

Martin Jensen
Previous College / University attended: University of Virginia, University of Copenhagen
Degree awarded: M.A., B.A.
Languages and Literatures: French,German, Spanish, Danish, Norwegian
Country of origin: Denmark

Evan Knight
Previous College / University attended: New York University, Nebraska Wesleyan University
Degree awarded: M.A., B.A.
Languages and Literatures: Spanish, French
Country of origin: United States

John Knight
Previous College / University attended: Colorado College
Degree awarded: B.A.
Languages and Literatures: Spanish, Ancient Greek, French
Country of origin: United States

Chelsea Largent
Previous College / University attended: M.A. French Literature - NYU
Areas of Concentration: 19th century French & English literature; decadence; Rachilde; Baudelaire; gender theory; the feminist archive; feminist labor mvts in 19th century France; French & German philosophy; critical theory.
Languages and Literatures: French, English
Country of origin: USA

Serafina Lawrence
Languages and Literatures: English, French, Spanish

Shinae Lee
Areas of Concentration: ethics; religious history; trauma and memory; postcolonial studies; cultural and media studies; contemporary mythology; critical theory; political theory
Languages and Literatures: Korean, French

Ariel Leutheusser
Previous College / University attended: University of Toronto
Areas of Concentration: critical theory, modernism, postmodernism, 20th century american literature, literary nonfiction, film, photography, psychoanalysis, queer theory
Degree awarded: M.A., B.A.
Languages and Literatures: German, French
Country of origin: Canada

Jonathan Liebembuk
Areas of Concentration: literary and critical theories; intersections of philosophy and literature; intellectual history
Languages and Literatures: English, Spanish, French, Hebrew, German

Leah Light
Areas of Concentration: 19th century American literature; the novel; paranoia; psychological realism; cognition; theory of mind; ghost stories
Languages and Literatures: English, French, Spanish, Latin

Zachary Lloyd
Previous College / University attended: New School, Hastings College
Areas of Concentration: German, French, Italian
Degree awarded: M.A., B.A.
Country of origin: United States

Francesca Lopez
Previous College / University attended: Roma Tre University, Rome
Degree awarded: DAMS, Roma Tre University, Rome
Languages and Literatures: Italian, English
Country of origin: Italy

Laura Malhotra
Previous College / University attended: University of Warwick
Areas of Concentration: English and Italian Literature
Degree awarded: B.A. Honors
Languages and Literatures: Italian, French, Spanish
Country of origin: United Kingdom

Shane Manieri
Previous College / University attended: Columbia University (MFA)
Degree awarded: MA Comparative Literature with an Italian Specialization
Languages and Literatures: English, Italian, French
Country of origin: USA

Dario Marcucci
Areas of Concentration: Italian Literature
Languages and Literatures: Italian, English, French

Michelle McCarthy
Previous College / University attended: Hunter College / Long Island University
Areas of Concentration: Transatlantic Literature; Art and Literature
Degree awarded: B.A., M.S.
Languages and Literatures: French, Spanish
Country of origin: USA

Corinna Messina-Kociuba
Areas of Concentration: Italian literature of the 20th century; women studies; foreign language education
Languages and Literatures: Italian, English, Spanish

Ryan Milov-Cordoba
Previous College / University attended: Amherst College
Areas of Concentration: History of Medicine in Mediterranean Antiquity and Islamic Middle Ages
Degree awarded: B.A.,Classics and Interdisciplinary Studies
Languages and Literatures: Latin, Ancient Greek, Spanish, Arabic
Country of origin: United States

Iuri Moscardi
Previous College / University attended: Indiana University, University of Milan
Areas of Concentration: Contemporary Italian Literature, Digital Humanities, Contemporary Italian Poetry, Theory of Literature
Degree awarded: M.A., B.A.
Languages and Literatures: Italian, French
Country of origin: Italy

Mattia Mossali
Previous College / University attended: University of Bergamo (Italy)
Areas of Concentration: literary theory, theory of interpretation, psychoanalysis (from Freud to Lacan), deconstructionism, identity theories, women’s writing, feminist studies.
Degree awarded: M.A; B.A.
Languages and Literatures: Italian, English, French
Country of origin: Italy
Publications: Books:

Sylvia Plath. La singolarità del femminile, Edizioni Ripostes, Salerno 2015 - Italian
 
Peer-reviewed articles:

«Condizionata alla morte essa rimava vocabolari tormentosi»: declinazioni del lutto nella poesia di Amelia Rosselli e Sylvia Plath, in LEA. Lingue e Letterature d'Oriente e d'Occidente, vol. 7:2018, pp. 245-261 - Italian

«Reading myself elsewhere: a Few Notes on Reading Otherwise», in Comparatismi, vol. 3:2018, pp. 94-105 - English

Chiamami col tuo nome, commenti a margine del romanzo di André Aciman, in il Portolano: periodico di letteratura, vol. 92-93:2018, pp. 12-15 – Italian
 
A Woman Looking at Her Looking at Me: Conflicting Identities and Gazes in the “Self- Portraits” of Francesca Woodman, in estetica. studi e ricerche, 1:2018, il Mulino, Bologna,  pp. 153- 172 - English
 
L’immaginario ekfrastico nella scrittura di Sylvia Plath, in Elephant&Castle. Laboratorio dell’Immaginario, 15:2016, pp. 6-30 - Italian
 
«Lasciami soffrire, lasciami guarire, lasciami sola»: spunti per una nuova lettura del Commentaire di Marcelle Sauvageot, in Enthymema. International journal of literary theory, 14:2016, pp. 82-98 - Italian
 
Ripensare la femminilità tra valenze estetiche ed etiche, on AG About Gender. International Journal of Gender’s Studies, 8:2015, pp. 284-309 - Italian

Tania Nicolaou
Previous College / University attended: Royal Holloway; King's College London
Areas of Concentration: 20th and 21st century representations of race and identity in Latin American and US literature; diasporic Latinx narratives; indigenous performance of the Americas
Degree awarded: B.A., M.A.
Languages and Literatures: English, Spanish, Greek, French
Country of origin: United Kingdom

Nicoletta Nogara
Previous College / University attended: New York University
Degree awarded: B.A.
Languages and Literatures: Italian, French, German
Country of origin: Italy

Leonardo Nolé
Previous College / University attended: University of Turin (Italy), University of Savoy (France)
Areas of Concentration: American Literatures, Ecocriticism, Narrative Theory, Modernism.
Degree awarded: B.A., M.A. in Comparative Studies (University of Turin), M.A. in European Languages and Literatures (University of Savoy)
Languages and Literatures: English, French, Italian
Country of origin: Italy
Publications:

“‘Understanding the Fabric of the Natural World’: The Role of the Collective Protagonist in Annie Proulx’s Barkskins” Jam It! (2020)

“William Faulkner’s Go Down, Moses: A Chronicle of Im/Mobilities.” JAAAS (2020)

“La cronaca della terra e degli sfruttamenti in Go Down, Moses di William Faulkner.” Antroposcenari. Storie, paesaggi, ecologie, edited by Daniela Fargione and Carmen Concilio, il Mulino (2018)

“‘New Words Were Falling Out of her Mouth’: lingua e identità in formazione in Americanah di Chimamanda N. Adichie.” CoSMo (2017)

“Romanzi di racconti. La letteratura americana e la costruzione di comunità: il caso di In Our Time di Ernest Hemingway.” CoSMo (2017)

"Every Cancer Narrative Is an Act of Life: A Conversation with Nancy K. Miller." Altre Modernità (forthcoming)



Tatiana Nunez
Previous College / University attended: Hunter College
Areas of Concentration: late 18th and 19th century French and British literature; translation studies; critical theory
Degree awarded: B.A. English Literature
Languages and Literatures: English, Spanish, French, German

Nick Olson
Previous College / University attended: The New School University
Areas of Concentration: Modernist literature, Marxist-Hegelian philosophy, theories of the novel, phenomenology of reading
Languages and Literatures: English, French, German
Country of origin: USA

Andrés Orejuela
Previous College / University attended: Wesleyan University
Areas of Concentration: Renaissance studies; seventeenth-Century English, Spanish, & French literatures; literature and philosophy
Degree awarded: B.A. (Wesleyan), M.A., MPhil (The Graduate Center)
Languages and Literatures: English, Spanish, Italian, French, Catalan, Latin, and Ancient Greek

Kelly Paciaroni
Previous College / University attended: Tulane University, Bocconi University, Queens College
Areas of Concentration: 19th and 20th Century Italian Literature
Degree awarded: BA, MS, MA
Languages and Literatures: Italian, English
Country of origin: United States

Douglas Parker
Areas of Concentration: history of the novel; 19th century European & American literature; modernism; film & theatre; classics
Languages and Literatures: English, French, Italian, Spanish

Nicole Paronzini
Previous College / University attended: Boston College
Areas of Concentration: 19th-20th Century Italian literature
Degree awarded: M.A. Italian Studies, Boston College; M.A., Publishing and Communications, Univ. degli Studi di Milano, B.A., Italian Studies, Univ. degli Studi di Milano
Languages and Literatures: Italian, English, Latin
Country of origin: Italy
Publications: "Michele e Raskol' nikov: storia di un doppio mancato", Romance e-review (peer-reviewed BC Graduate Students Journal) 2014

Katherine Payne
Previous College / University attended: Columbia University, Brigham Young University
Degree awarded: M.A., B.A.
Languages and Literatures: French, German, Ancient Hebrew
Country of origin: United States

Clara Ramazzotti
Previous College / University attended: University of Milan, University of Verona
Areas of Concentration: Italian and Digital Humanities, work for 6 years as a Social Media Specialist and Digital Content Specialist in Milan, Italy, for the most important Digital Agencies and international Brands
Degree awarded: M.A., B.A.
Country of origin: Italy

Joseph Riccio
Previous College / University attended: University of California, Irvine
Areas of Concentration: 20th C. Italian & American literature; television and media studies; semiotics, critical theory, political economy, psychoanalysis.
Languages and Literatures: Italian, English, Latin

Marc Cesar Rickenbach
Previous College / University attended: M.A. NYU
Areas of Concentration: 19th and 20th century German and French literature; minor and dialect literature; politics of national and world literatures; cosmopolitanism; populism and fascism; localism; phenomenology of sound.
Languages and Literatures: English, German, French
Country of origin: USA
Publications: “Writing Beyond the Border: Max Frisch, Dialect and Place in Swiss-German Literature.” Self-Translation and Power: Negotiating Identities in European Multilingual Contexts, edited by Olga Castro, Sergi Mainer, Svetlana Page. Palgrave McMillan, 2017.

Paola Maria Rodriguez
Previous College / University attended: Hunter College; Queens College
Areas of Concentration: historical linguistics, dialectology, medieval/early Renaissance literature, Biblical exegesis from Antiquity to Reformation, mysticism, Greek/Celtic/Norse mythology,paleography,comparative grammar
Degree awarded: BA in German, MA in English, MA in Italian
Languages and Literatures: German, English, Italian, Spanish, French, Dutch (reading knowledge), Latin, Old and Middle English,Old and Middle High German, Old Provencal, Catalan, Old Galician-Portuguese

Anick Rolland
Areas of Concentration: French and Anglophone modernist novel; Louis Ferdinand Celine; 20th century American literature
Languages and Literatures: French, German

Lea Sanchez
Previous College / University attended: SUNY FIT
Areas of Concentration: Romanticism, Decadence and the exploration of the concepts of youth, time and aging
Degree awarded: B.S.
Languages and Literatures: French, Spanish, Dutch
Country of origin: USA

Lucia Seda-Perez
Previous College / University attended: New York University, Brooklyn College, Brown University
Areas of Concentration: Literary theory, French philosophy, translation studies, contemporary French, Italian and Latin American literatures
Degree awarded: M.A., M.A., B.A.,
Languages and Literatures: Spanish, French, Italian
Country of origin: Puerto Rico

Yelizaveta Shapiro
Areas of Concentration: 20th century Russian and English poetry and literature; Isaac babel; poetics; uncertainty as a language of crisis and its effects
Languages and Literatures: Russian

Katherine Shloznikova
Areas of Concentration: narcissism and ethics; Proust
Languages and Literatures: French, Russian

Francesca Silva
Previous College / University attended: Università di Bologna
Areas of Concentration: Early Modern European prose, translation studies
Languages and Literatures: Italian, English, Spanish, French
Country of origin: Italy

Stephen Tremaine
Previous College / University attended: Bard College, Tulane University
Degree awarded: B.A., M.A.
Languages and Literatures: Japanese
Country of origin: United States

Katherine Volkmer
Previous College / University attended: Johns Hopkins University, Dickinson College
Degree awarded: M.A., B.A.
Languages and Literatures: Italian, French, Spanish
Country of origin: United States

Chun-ling Wei
Areas of Concentration: English literature; Renaissance studies; modern drama; literary theory; Chinese films

Daniel West
Previous College / University attended: Oberlin College
Areas of Concentration: Modern France, radical cinema, cinematic criticism, existentialism and post-structuralism
Degree awarded: B.A.
Languages and Literatures: French, Spanish, German
Country of origin: USA

Monika Zaleska
Previous College / University attended: Swarthmore College, Brooklyn College
Areas of Concentration: 19th-20 C. Polish and French literature, émigré and immigrant writing, critical theory, translation studies, modernism and postmodernism, film and television studies
Degree awarded: BA English, MFA Fiction
Languages and Literatures: English, Polish, French
Country of origin: USA

Ting Zhang
Areas of Concentration: 19th century English and European realist novel
Languages and Literatures: Chinese, English, Spanish, French

Meng Zhou
Previous College / University attended: Renmin University, Nanjing University
Degree awarded: LL.B., M.A.
Languages and Literatures: Chinese, English
Country of origin: China