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Giuseppina Gemboni

Ph.D. Student

At UNC since 2017
Advised by Professor Serenella Iovino
Dey Hall 219


M.A., Teaching Italian as a Foreign Language, University for Foreigners of Siena, Italy.

M.A., Foreign Languages for International Communication, L'Orientale University, Naples, Italy.

B.A., Modern Foreign Languages, L'Orientale University, Naples, Italy

About Giuseppina

Giuseppina Gemboni is a Ph.D. candidate in Italian Studies, Department of Romance Studies, at the University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill. Giuseppina’s research focuses on 20th and 21st-century Italian literature, Postcolonial Studies, Cultural Studies, and Second Language Acquisition Theories.


Carolina Conference for Romance Studies (2021)
Carolina Conference for Romance Studies (2022)

Awards & Honors

Armida Marconi Falvo Graduate Award for excellence in Italian Studies 2021
Graduate School Summer Research Fellowship 2022

Typical Courses Taught

ITAL 101, Elementary Italian I
ITAL 102, Elementary Italian II
ITAL 203, Intermediate Italian I
ITAL 204, Intermediate Italian II
ITAL 340, Italian America in Literature & Film
ITAL 401, Beginning Accelerated Italian
ITAL 402, Intermediate Accelerated Italian