Institution: The Graduate Center, CUNY
Program: Comparative Literature
Areas of Concentration: literature of the Second World War; Italian Resistance; literature and propaganda; Elsa Morante; Elizabeth Bowen
Languages and Literatures: Italian, English, German, Latin
- “Between British Commitment and Irish Neutrality: Elizabeth Bowen’s Wavering Attitude towards WWII Propaganda,” in Managing Democracy: Propaganda and the Rhetorical Production of Economic and Political Realities, ed. by Gae Lyn Henderson and Mary J. Braun, forthcoming.
- “Lo scandalo della Storia e il romanzo storico: Elsa Morante,” in Asimmetrie Letterarie, ed. Donatella Montini, Rome, Edizioni Nuova Cultura, 2013, pp. 103-131.
- “City of Ghosts: Elizabeth Bowen’s Wartime Stories,” in The Ghostly and the Ghosted in Literature and Film: Spectral Identities, ed. by Lisa Kröger and Melanie R. Anderson, Newark, University of Delaware Press, 2013, pp. 15-28.
- “In the Shadow of the Holocaust: Art Spiegelman’s Representation of Trauma in the Comic-Book Form,” in Translating America: The Circulation of Narratives, Commodities, and Ideas between Italy, Europe, and the United States, ed. by Marina Camboni et al., Bern, Peter Lang, 2011, pp. 119-216.
- “Una civiltà della parola: il discorso nonviolento di Hannah Arendt,” in I discorsi del potere. Comunicazione politica e strategie linguistiche, ed. by Donatella Montini, Soveria Mannelli, Rubbettino, 2010, pp. 151-166.
- “Territori di guerra: Elizabeth Bowen, Christa Wolf,” in Fictions. Studi sulla narratività, 6 (2008): 51-60.
- “Language and Violence: Hannah Arendt and the American Sixties,” Research Group on the Languages of War and Violence, Bergamo University, available at http://dinamico2.unibg.it/guerra/Atti2/Language_and_Violence.pdf (2007).