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  • The Maximalist Novel: From Thomas Pynchon's Gravity's Rainbow to Roberto Bolaño's 2666, by Stefano Ercolino
  • first folio of the manuscript Poole 26 that contains Petrarch's Latin translation of Boccaccio's tale of Griselda
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  • Jacques Derrida sitting in a chair with a cat on his lap
Author/Title Research Type Related Fields
Whittingham, Luke. “Gordijiguène and Colonialities : Importing Homophobia and Violence against Queers in Senegal.” 2018. Publications, Translations, Graduate, Masters Theses 21st Century, Diaspora Studies, Film/Cinema, Francophone, Intellectual History, International Studies, Postcolonial, Queer Studies, Race and Ethnicity
Review of Dante fra il settecentocinquantenario della nascita (2015) e il settecentenario della morte (2021). Atti delle Celebrazioni in Senato, del Forum e del Convegno internazionale di Roma: maggio-ottobre 2015. Eds. Enrico Malato and Andrea Mazzucchi. 2 vols. Rome: Salerno Editrice, 2016. Renaissance Quarterly 71.2 (2018).  Publications, Reviews Italian, Literary Criticism, Medieval
Review of Dante's Lyric Poetry: Poems of Youth and of the Vita Nuova, by Dante Alighieri. Ed. Teodolinda Barolini. Trans. Richard Lansing and Andrew Frisardi. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2014. Renaissance Quarterly 70.3 (2017). Publications, Reviews Italian, Literary Criticism, Medieval
Smith, M. A. (2017). French Heritage Language Learning: a Site of Community Building, Cultural Exploration and Self-reflection. Critical Multilingualism Studies 5(2), 10-38. Publications, Essays 21st Century, Diaspora Studies, Francophone, Linguistics, Postcolonial, Second Language Acquisition
 “Unionizing Adjunct and Tenure-Track Faculty at Notre Dame de Namur University,” with Marianne Delaporte and Kim Tolley in Professors in the Gig Economy: Unionizing Adjunct Faculty in America, ed. Kim Tolley (Johns Hopkins University Press, 2018): 104-122. Publications, Essays Education
"The tale of Nathan and Mithridanes (Dec. X. 3)." Lectura Boccaccii, Day 10. Ed. Michael Papio. University of Toronto Press. Publications, Essays Literary Criticism, Literature, Literature and Other Arts, Medieval
Giuseppe Tassone. Un buon affare – Italian for Business. Hackett Publishing Company: 2016.ISBN 978-1-58510-421-5 Publications, Books Economics, Global and Transnational Studies, Italian
Paola Vecchi Galli. Padri. Petrarca e Boccaccio nella poesia del Trecento. Reviewed by Beatrice Arduini. Heliotropia 12-13 (2015-16): 379-82 Publications, Reviews Italian, Literary Criticism, Medieval
Boccaccio. A Critical Guide to the Complete Works. Reviewed by Beatrice Arduini. Heliotropia 12-13 (2015-16): 365-68. Publications, Reviews Italian, Literary Criticism, Medieval
Geoffrey Turnovsky, "Touched by an Author: Books and 'Intensive' Reading in the Late Eighteenth Century," Precarious Alliances: Cultures of Participation in Print and Other Media, ed. Martin Butler, Albrecht Hausmann, Anton Kirchhofer (Bielefeld, Germany: transcript Verlag, 2016), 135-155 Publications, Essays 18th Century, French, Literature, Media Studies, Reception Studies, Textual Studies
Geoffrey Turnovsky, "Les lecteurs du Mercure Galant. Trois aperçus," XVIIe Siècle 270 (Jan-Mars 2016): 65-80. Publications, Essays 17th Century, 18th Century, French, Literary Criticism, Textual Studies, West European
Gaylard, Susan. "De mulieribus claris and the Disappearance of Women from Illustrated Print Biographies." I Tatti Studies in the Italian Renaissance 18.2 (2015), 287-318. Publications, Essays 16th Century, Art History, Body, Gender, Women, and Sexuality Studies, Historiography, Literary Criticism, Medieval
“Boccaccio and His Desk.” The Cambridge Companion to Boccaccio. G. Armstrong, R. Daniels, and S. Milner Eds. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2015. 1-17. Publications, Essays Italian, Literature, Medieval, Textual Studies, Visual Culture
Who is a Legitimate French Speaker?: The Senegalese in Paris and the Crossing of Linguistic and Social Borders. (2015). French Cultural Studies 26(3), 317–329. Publications 21st Century, Applied Linguistics, Francophone, French, Linguistics, Postcolonial, Race and Ethnicity
Multilingual Practices of Senegalese Immigrants in Rome: Construction of Identities and Negotiation of Boundaries. (2015). Italian Culture 33(2), 126-146. Publications Applied Linguistics, Francophone, Italian, Race and Ethnicity
"A Psychogeography of the Monstrous in Le Premier Homme" in A Writer's Topography: Space and Place in the Life and Works of Albert Camus, eds. Jason Herbeck and Vincent Grégoire (Leiden: Brill/Rodopi, 2015): 117-134. Publications, Essays 20th Century, French, Literary Criticism, Postcolonial
Review of: Candido, Igor. Boccaccio umanista: Studi su Boccaccio e Apuleio. Memoria del Tempo, 40. Ravenna: Longo Editore, 2014. Pp. 165. ISBN: 9788880637752 (hardback). Publications, Reviews Italian, Medieval
French Thinking About Animals, edited by Louisa Mackenzie and Stephanie Posthumus. Michigan State University Press, 2015. Publications, Books Animal Studies
"Coming Home to Masculinity: Homosocial Norms in Michel de Montaigne's Journal de Voyage." Accepted for publication in Montaigne Studies, special volume on masculinity, edited by Lawrence Kritzman.  Publications French, Gender, Women, and Sexuality Studies
Amelia Rosselli (trans. Deborah Woodard, Roberta Antognini, Giuseppe Leporace), Hospital Series, New Directions, April 2015.  Publications, Translations Italian, Poetry and Poetics, Translation and Interpretation
Eds. Louisa Mackenzie and  Stephanie Posthumus. French Thinking About Animals. Michigan State University (2015). Publications, Books Animal Studies, Culture, French, Literature
Un buon affare - Italian for Business, R. Pullins Co., Newburyport, MA, 2014.  Publications, Books Italian, Language Pedagogy
Musica per l'abisso. La via di Terezin. Un'indagine storica ed estetica 1933-1945, Mimesis, Milano 2014.  Publications, Books History, Italian, Music
Translation of The Maximalist Novel: From Thomas Pynchon's Gravity's Rainbow to Roberto Bolaño's 2666, by Stefano Ercolino. London: Bloomsbury, June 2014.  Publications, Translations Literature, Novel/Prose Fiction, Translation and Interpretation
Review of Colonizer or Colonized: The Hidden Stories of Early Modern French Culture by Sara E. Melzer. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2012. Forthcoming in MLQ, September 2014.  Publications Culture, French