Ellen Nerenberg, Dean of Arts and Humanities, Hollis Professor of Italian and Chair of the Departments of Romance Languages and Theater at Wesleyan University
February 22, 2017 - 4:00pm
Women's Building Lounge Reception at 4:00PM, followed by talk at 4:30PM
Ellen Nerenberg is Hollis Professor of Romance Languages & Literatures and Dean of the Arts and Humanities at Wesleyan University. She is the author of Prison Terms: Representing Confinement During and After Italian Fascism (University of Toronto, winner of the Howard R Marraro Prize form the Modern Language Association) and Murder Made in Italy: Homicide, Media, and Contemporary Italian Culture (Indiana University Press). She also co-edited Writing Beyond Fascism and co-edited and translated Body of State (both with Fairleigh-Dickinson University Press). She is a charter member of the research network g/s/i—gender/sexuality/Italy and associate editor of the journal of the same name. She has published broadly in Italian cultural and screen studies.
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This annual lecture series is funded by donations from friends and family of John and Susan Rava and the Department of Romance Languages and Literatures