Cristina Caracchini

CristinaAssociate Professor, Modern Languages and Literatures
Italian (currently on sabbatical leave)

Ph.D. Université de Montréal
Office: UC 3307
Extension: 85897


Areas of Interest

  • Western XIX and XX Century Poetry: Theory and Criticism
  • Italian Modern and Contemporary Literature: History and Criticism
  • Theory and History of the Avant-garde
  • Narration Theatre
  • Ethnic Literature (Italian-Canadian) 

Books Published

l pensiero della poesia. Eds. Caracchini, Cristina, and Enrico Minardi. Florence: Firenze University Press, 2017.

Cognizione e discorso poetico: A dialogo con Dante, Pessoa, Guillén, Caproni e Ashbery. Firenze: Cadmo, 2009. 294.

Recent and Current Courses

CLC1040 Ideas and Apps that Shaped the World.

ITAL 3338 Books on the Big Screen.

CLC 2292 /ITAL 2240  Rome the Eternal City

CLC 2270/The Romantic Period

CLC 2292G/ITAL 2240G Italian Journeys 

CL 9686A The Avant-Garde and the Museum  

CL 9011B What Poetry Knows

ITAL 2215 Exploring Italian Culture

CLC/ITAL2100 Capitals of Italian Culture