Associate Professor Susanna Scarparo

Susanna began her career at Monash in 2001, as the Cassamarca ┬áLecturer in Italian Studies. She graduated with a Master of Arts (University of Otago) and subsequently completed her PhD with the University of Auckland. She has published books and journal articles on life writing, Italian cinema, women’s writing, Italian Australian studies and feminist theory. She teaches undergraduate units in Italian cinema, contemporary Italian language and culture, and literary studies. She supervises graduate students in literary and cultural studies, cinema studies, Italian studies, feminist and gender studies, mobility and migration studies.