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Italian Studies, Department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures

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Andrea Malaguti

Assistant Professor of Italian

Contact Information

Location: Herter Hall 307
Phone: (413) 545-6317
Email: malaguti AT frital.umass.edu

Education

PhD, Romance Languages and Literatures, Harvard University

Program Responsibilities

  • Undergraduate Program Director
  • Commonwealth Honors College Italian Program Director

Selected Publications

Book:

  • La svolta di Enea: retorica ed esistenza di Giorgio Caproni (1932-1956). Genova: Il Nuovo Melangolo, 2008.

Articles:

  • "Stolen Good: Pirandello and Michelangelo Antonioni's La signora senza camelie (1952)." In Pirandello's Visual Philosophy: Imagination and Thought Across Media. L. Sarti and M. Subialka, eds. Teaneck, NJ: Farleigh Dickinson Press, 2015.
  • "La città in versi: Litania di Giorgio Caproni." In Il pensiero della poesia. C. Caracchini and E. Minardi, eds. Roma: Vecchiarelli, 2015.
  • "More Becoming to a Man: Fathers, Sons, and the Novel of Education in Giorgio Bassani's The Garden of the Finzi-Contini." Quaderni d'italianistica 35.2 (2014): 139-66.
  • "Il grado zero del presente: La morte di Marx e altri racconti di Sebastiano Vassalli." Narrativa 29 (2007): 253-62.
  • "'Le miroir de l'étranger': Subjectivity in André Frénaud's Le silence de Genova." Romanic Review 97.3 (2006): 423-43.

Research interests

Post-WWII Italian Film and Film Theory, Post-WWII Italian Culture, Judaism in Modern Italian Literature.