Thesis Title: Contemporary Italian Literature in the UK and the US: Translation and Interaction
Supervisor: Matthew Reynolds
Working on translators of Italian literature into English in the second half of the 20th century, with a focus on their relationship with Italian authors. Case studies: William Weaver and Giorgio Bassani, Charles Tomlinson and Attilio Bertolucci.
Research Interests: translation studies, study of mediators, Italian literature (20th-21st century), comparative literature, self-translation (especially poetic), contemporary poetry, French literature (20th century), heteroglossia, authorial philology, archival research.