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Sara Pini

Teaching tutor

Department of Classical Philology and Italian Studies

Department of Modern Languages, Literatures, and Cultures

Curriculum vitae

2022, September-present

Teaching Tutor, LILEC

2022, June

PhD in World Literature and Postcolonial Studies

2022, May

AUHE Communications assistant


two-year MA in Modern, Comparative and Postcolonial Literatures


BA in Foreign Languages and Literatures (English and Spanish)




01/03/2021-07/06/2021 Visiting PhD Student at the Centre for Holocaust Education, Institute of Education, UCL, London, UK


10 January 2020 - 2 April 2020 Visiting Scholar at the CIRCL (Graduate Centre for International Research in Childhood: Literature, Culture, Media), University of Reading, UK


Sept-Dec Erasmus+, School of European Languages, Culture, and Society, UCL, UK



  • Conceptions of Girlhood Now and Then: "Girls' Literature" and Beyond Conference, “Brave New Heroine? Katniss Everdeen, the Burnt ‘Girl on Fire’ Who Did Not Revolutionise Young Adult Dystopian Fiction”, Linnæus University, Växjö, Sweden, 6–8 October 2020 (online)  
  • Memory as a Dialogue? History for Young People Workshop, “Is that soldier an enemy or a person? Michael Morpurgo’s representation of ‘Nazis’ and ‘Germans’ for children”, ZOiS - Centre for East European and International Studies, Berlin, Germany, 9-10-11 September 2020 (online)  
  • COMPALIT Symposium Le costanti e le varianti. Letteratura e lunga durata, “‘C’era una volta…’ Auschwitz: la Holocaust Literature tra continuità tematica ed evoluzione scardinante”,  5-7 December 2019, University of Siena, Italy
  • 25th Annual Jewish American & Holocaust Literature Symposium, “Once upon a Time… in Auschwitz: Innovating and Disrupting the Canon with Contemporary Holocaust Literature for Young Readers”,  Florida, 11-13 November 2019
  • II International Graduate Conference in Linguistic, Philological, and Literary Studies Lo snodo (e) la svolta. Permanenze, riemersioni e dialettica dei livelli di cultura nel testo, “C’era una volta… Auschwitz: la Holocaust Literature tra continuità tematica e innovazione stilistica”, 28-30 October 2019, University of Macerata, Italy