Graziella Parati

Academic Appointments
  • Chair, Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

  • Professor of Comparative Literature

  • Professor of Italian

  • Professor of Women's and Gender Studies

  • Paul D. Paganucci Professor of Italian Language and Literature


(603) 646 2088
Dartmouth Hall, Room 204
HB 6087


  • "Laurea in Lingue e Letterature Straniere Moderne" Università Statale di Milano, Italy
  • M.A. University of Washington
  • Ph.D. Northwestern University

Selected Publications

  • New Perspectives in Italian Cultural Studies: Definitions, Theory, and Accented Practices (volume 1)
    New Perspectives in Italian Cultural Studies: The Arts and History (volume 2)
    (Madison NJ: Fairleigh Dickinson UP, 2012).

  • The Cultures of Italian Migration, co-edited with Anthony Tamburri (Madison NJ: Fairleigh Dickinson UP 2011).

  • Multicultural Literature in Contemporary Italy, co-edited with Marie Orton (Madison NJ: Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, 2007).

  • Migration Italy: The Art of Talking Back in A Destination Culture  (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2005).

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Works In Progress

  • Internal Borders: The Culture of Difference in Italy

  • Un-Becoming Fascists: Autobiographical Narratives after WWII

  • Italian Communities in the Age of Migrations