Senior Lecturer in Italian Studies
Italian language; culture and literature instructor from beginning to advanced; Italian language course coordinator; language teaching methodology; ACTFL Italian tester; Italian film.
Currently developing new curriculum guidelines for all levels of Italian. Writing a new audio language course; cultural projects on Neapolitan writers and poets and their historical influence on theater, cinema, and music of Italian culture at large. Cultural projects on Italian Jewish culture and curriculum design for the Venetian Italian Jewish Anthology.
University of Naples, M.A.
Awards and Honors
Louis Dembitz Brandeis Prize for Excellence in Teaching (1997 - 1998)
Mazer Award (1995)
|FYS||48a||JustBooks: Voicing the Outrage of Silence, Social Justice and the Mafia|
|ITAL||106a||Advanced Readings in Italian|
|ITAL||110a||Introduction to Italian Literature|
|ITAL||120b||Modern Italian Literature|
|ITAL||128a||Mapping Modern Italian Culture: Inherited Conflicts|
|ITAL||134b||Nella cultura ebraica italiana: cinema e letteratura|