Roberto Maria Dainotto

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: 
TH 3:00-4:30pm, or by appointment


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