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Raffaella Baccolini

Full Professor

Department of Interpreting and Translation

Academic discipline: L-LIN/10 English Literature

Curriculum vitae


1983-1989        Ph.D. English, University of Wisconsin, Madison.

1978-1987        Laurea Lingue e Letterature Straniere, University of Bologna.

1982-1983        M.A. English, University of Wisconsin, Madison.



“Tradition, Identity, Desire: H.D.'s Revisionist Strategies in By Avon River, Winter Love, and Hermetic Definition.” Dissertation Director: Professor Susan Stanford Friedman; Dissertation Committee: Susan Stanford Friedman, Betsy Draine, Phillip Herring.


Teaching Experience:

2005--              Full Professor, University of Bologna, Forlì: Courses on British and American Literature, Gender, and Copyediting.

2000-04           Associate Professor, University of Bologna, Forlì: Courses on British and American Literature and Gender.

1993-99           Assistant Professor, tenured, University of Bologna, Forlì: Courses on British and American Literature; Composition and English Language.

1990-92           Lecturer, University of Bologna, Forlì: Courses: Composition; Grammar and Gender; Language and Ideology.

1983-87           Teaching Assistant, University of Wisconsin, Madison: Introduction to 19th-Century British and American Literature; Introduction to 20th-Century British and American Literature; Intermediate Composition.


Academic Honors:

2012-13          Visiting Professor, John D. Calandra Institute, CUNY.

1997                Honorary Fellow, Institute for Research in the Humanities, University of Wisconsin-Madison.

1997                Visiting Scholar, English Department, University of Wisconsin-Madison.

1983-87           Teaching Assistantship, English Dept, UW-Madison.

1983-84           Graduate School Fellowship, UW-Madison.

1982-83           Brittingham Fellowship, UW-Madison.

1982-83           Italian Ministry of Education Fellowship.


Journals and Book Series:

1987-1991 Correspondent from Italy for H.D. Newsletter.

1990-- Editorial Board Utopian Series, Ravenna: Longo.

1994-2004 Editorial Board of Utopian Studies (Assistant Editor).

1994-2004 Editorial Board Cinema and Translation Series, Bologna: CLUEB.

2000-- Utopian Studies Advisory Board.

2005-- mediAzioni, Co-editor.

2006-- Spaces of Utopia: An Electronic Journal Advisory Board.

2007-- Ralahine Book Series, (Peter Lang) Series co-editor.



1993-99 Board of Associazione “Orlando” (Centro di Documentazione e Ricerca delle Donne, Bologna)

1994-96 ERASMUS/SOCRATES Representative for the University of Bologna

2000-2003 Equal Opportunity Committee, Representative for the University

2001-03 Consiglio del Polo, Representative

2001-08 Associate Chair, SITLeC Department

2006-09 External Examiner, Master in Comparative Literature and Cultural Theory, Limerick University

2007-14 Board, “Fondo per la Cultura,” Comune di Forlì

2012-14 Board, CEUB, University of Bologna

2013—Board, Centro Diego Fabbri, Forlì

2013-20 Biblioteca Ruffilli, Chair

2015-21, PhD Program Coordinator

2018-21 ASN Committee, Chair

2021--Chair, Associazione WOMEN



MLA (Modern Language Association)

AIA (Associazione Italiana di Anglistica)

AISNA (Associazione Italiana Studi Nord-Americani)

ESSE (European Society for the Study of English)

SUS (The Society for Utopian Studies)

SIL (Società delle Letterate)