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Associate Professor Giona Tuccini

MA PGDip PhD Florence PGDip Roma Tor Vergata (Beattie 216)

Research interests: Mysticism and religious writings (poetry and prose); medieval and early-modern Italian literature; Twentieth-century Italian prose, cinema and drama. 


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Research Associate: Dr Wilhelm Snyman

MA PhD Stell

Research interests: Italian & German Modernism and post-war cinema; colonial literature and history of Asia and Africa; literature arising from captivity, prisoner of war (POW) literature; Italian and German language teaching. 


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Honorary Research Associate: Dr Lara Gochin Raffaelli

MA Wits PhD Cape Town

Research Interests: Gabriele D’Annunzio, Maria Messina, Natalia Ginzburg, women’s studies, Renaissance theatre 


Contract Lecturer: Dr Mara Boccaccio

MA PhD Scuola Normale Superiore di Pisa (Beattie 215)

Research interests: 20th century Italian art and literature; contemporary poetry 


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