Lecturers

  • A photo of Viviana Pezzera

    Viviana Pezzera

    Viviana Pezzera, Lecturer in Italian, is from Bergamo, Italy. She graduated from the University of Bologna with a degree in visual arts and an emphasis in theater.  She received her Ph.D. from the department of Italian at UCLA. Her scholarly... » Read More

  • A photo of Ornella Spano

    Ornella Spano

    Ornella Spano, Ph.D. University of Cagliari 2010, is a Lecturer in Italian Studies appointed by the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Her research interests focus on contemporary Italian poetry and fiction. Other areas of research include ecocriticism, translation studies and... » Read More

  • A photo of Hoang Truong

    Hoang Truong

    Hoang Truong (Ph.D. University of Toronto) is a Continuing Lecturer in the Department of Italian. Her research interests include 20th-Century Italian Literature and Culture, Italian Cinema, Trends in Second Language teaching & learning, Ethnicity and foreign language teaching & learning,... » Read More