Giordano Mazza

Credentials: PhD Candidate in Italian

Email: gmazza@wisc.edu

Address:
710 Van Hise Hall

CV

EDUCATION

  • Bachelor’s degree in English and Spanish literature
  • Master’s degree in English and Spanish literature

RESEARCH INTERESTS

Italian fantasy literature of the 20th century with focus on Italo Calvino’s works.

PUBLICATIONS

  • Mastro Ugo – uno scrittore di contrabbando, edited and self-published, December 2017, ISBN 979-12-200-2634-5.

CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS

  • “Environment and religion in Alice Rohrwacher’s cinema,” presented during GAFIS Symposium on “Skin”, Spring 2018, Madison (WI).
  • “Embodying Transitions: Beings and Becomings.” “Reflecting on Current Crises and Environmental Issues,” presented during the Kaleidoscope Graduate Conference, Spring 2019, Madison (WI).

COURSES TAUGHT

  • Italian 101 (UW-Madison)
  • Italian 102 (UW-Madison)
  • Italian 201 (UW-Madison)
  • Italian, advanced level (Concordia Language Villages)
  • Spanish, advanced level (Concordia Language Villages)
  • Literature course on Cervantes’ El Hingenioso Hidalgo Don Quijote de la Mancha, for intermediate/advanced Spanish students (Concordia Language Villages).

AWARDS

  • 2019, April, UW-Madison. University Housing Award.  Instructor of Honor