BARATTA LUCA

Presentation

Luca Baratta is an Associate Professor of English Literature at the University of Siena (Italy).

From May 2020 to October 2022 he worked as an assistant professor of English Language and Translation at the Department of Law of the University of Naples "Parthenope".

He is the author of the monographs «A Marvellous and Strange Event». Racconti di nascite mostruose nell’Inghilterra della prima età moderna (2016), The Age of Monsters. Nascite prodigiose nell’Inghilterra della prima età moderna: storia, testi, immagini (2017), and Senza testa / Headless (2018). He is also the editor of the first critical edition of Thomas D’Urfey’s work The Comical History of Don Quixote – Part I (2019).

His research interests are mainly devoted to the social and cultural history of early modern England.

From 2018 to 2024, he was a member (communication manager) of the Executive Board of the Italian Association of Shakespearean and Early Modern Studies.

Educational Director of the University Language Centre (CLA) – Arezzo campus (since January 2023).

Pricipal Investigator of the PRIN Project “Monsters, Sorcerers, and Witches of Northwestern Europe: The Medieval and Early Modern Construction of Otherness in Literature for Popular Audiences” (since July 2023). 

 

Office hours

Office hours

  • Friday from 11:00 to 13:00

    Place: Campus del Pionta (Arezzo), Palazzina Ex RAM, primo piano, studio 15.

I'm available in my office and via Google Meet. Please, send me an email to arrange an appointment!

Teaching activities

Completion accademic year: 2024/2025

Course year: 3 First cycle degree (DM 270) LANGUAGES FOR INTERCULTURAL AND BUSINESS COMMUNICATION A.Y. 2022/2023

Completion accademic year: 2023/2024

Course year: 3 First cycle degree (DM 270) LANGUAGES FOR INTERCULTURAL AND BUSINESS COMMUNICATION A.Y. 2021/2022

Completion accademic year: 2022/2023

Course year: 1 First cycle degree (DM 270) LANGUAGES FOR INTERCULTURAL AND BUSINESS COMMUNICATION A.Y. 2022/2023
Course year: 1 First cycle degree (DM 270) LANGUAGES FOR INTERCULTURAL AND BUSINESS COMMUNICATION A.Y. 2022/2023
Course year: 2 First cycle degree (DM 270) LANGUAGES FOR INTERCULTURAL AND BUSINESS COMMUNICATION A.Y. 2021/2022
Course year: 3 First cycle degree (DM 270) LANGUAGES FOR INTERCULTURAL AND BUSINESS COMMUNICATION A.Y. 2020/2021

Completion accademic year: 2019/2020

Course year: 3 First cycle degree (DM 270) LANGUAGES FOR INTERCULTURAL AND BUSINESS COMMUNICATION A.Y. 2017/2018

Completion accademic year: 2018/2019

Course year: 3 First cycle degree (DM 270) LANGUAGES FOR INTERCULTURAL AND BUSINESS COMMUNICATION A.Y. 2016/2017

Research

Ultime pubblicazioni:

  • Baratta, L. (In corso di stampa). Between punishment and divine gift, atonement and enchantment: visions and distresses of a Northumberland child in Oliver Cromwell’s England. MODERN PHILOLOGY. - view more
  • Baratta, L. (In corso di stampa). «Polished and filed according to the right sence of the author»: domesticating Leonardo Fioravanti’s Del reggimento della peste in Elizabethan England. In B. Fuga, A. Petrina (a cura di), Moralising the italian marvellous. London-New York : Routledge. - view more
  • Baratta, L. (In corso di stampa). Neoclassical borrowings: the “Hard Words” in English. In R.Hickey (a cura di), New Cambridge History of the English Language. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press. - view more
  • Baratta, L. (In corso di stampa). Il dilemma dei gemelli siamesi nell’Inghilterra della prima età moderna: consuetudini, procedure, norme. In I. G. Mastrorosa (a cura di), «Deformitas» e diritto: letture antiche e moderne dell’alterità corporea. Lecce : Pensa Multimedia. - view more
  • Baratta, L. (In corso di stampa). L’Intelligenza Artificiale e le nuove (?) frontiere della letteratura. In Anna Papa (a cura di), Intelligenza artificiale tra valori costituzionali e ambiti applicativi: quali spazi nella transizione digitale. Napoli : Edizioni Scientifiche Italiane. - view more