Roberto Maria Dainotto

Professor of Romance Studies

External Address: 
217A Language Center, Box 90257, Durham, NC 27708
Internal Office Address: 
Box 90257, Durham, NC 27708-0257
Office Hours: 
W 11:30-12:30pm, or by appointment

Overview

Modern and contemporary Italian culture. Publications include Place in Literature: Regions, Cultures, Communities (Cornell UP, 2000); Europe (in Theory) (Duke UP, 2007); The Mafia: A Cultural History (Reaction Books, 2015);  and the edited volume Racconti Americani del ‘900 (Einaudi, 1999). Work in progress: a monograph on Antonio Labriola.

Education & Training

  • Ph.D., New York University 1995

  • M.A., New York University 1990

Dainotto, R. "Does Europe Have a South? An Essay on Borders." Global South 5.1 (2011): 37-50. (Academic Article)

Dainotto, R. "Gramsci’s Bibliographies." Journal of Modern Italian Studies 16.2 (2011): 211-224. (Academic Article)

Dainotto, R. "With Plato in Italy: The Value of Literary Fiction in Napoleonic Italy." Modern Language Quarterly 72 (2011): 399-418. (Academic Article)

Dainotto, R. "Luciano Bianciardi and the cultural labor." Italian Studies 65.3 (November 1, 2010): 361-375. (Review) Full Text

Dainotto, R. "Pensiero verticale: negazione della mediterraneità e radicamento terrestere in Vincenzo Cuoco." California Italian Studies 1.1 (2010). (Academic Article)

Dainotto, R. "Luciano Bianciardi e il lavoro culturale." Italian Cultural Studies 65.3 (2010): 361-375. (Academic Article)

Dainotto, R. "Antonio Labriola." Ed. M Isnenghi and SL Sullam. (2009): 729-729. (Academic Article)

Dainotto, R. "Rinascimento; Filosofia della praxis; Controriforma." Ed. P Liguori and P Voza. (2009): 162-163; 312-315; 713-716.-162-163; 312-315; 713-716.

Dainotto, R. "`The Saxophone and the Pastoral: Italian Jazz in the Age of Fascist Modernity." Italica 2.3 (2009): 271-292. (Academic Article)

Dainotto, R. "Documento, realismo e reale." Ed. A Vitti. (2008): 99-120. (Academic Article)

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