GIORDANO MANUELA

Presentation

Manuela Giordano https://unisi.academia.edu/ManuelaGiordano is associate professor of Greek Literature at the University of Siena. She has been “Golda Meir Fellow” at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Visiting Scholar at the Universities of Cambridge, Oxford, Chicago, and Visiting Professor at the EHESS in Paris. She has taught in American, French, and Israeli universities in English, French, and Hebrew.

She is a member of the international team working on the research Programme «Cosmologies et polythéismes: approches comparées», based in Centre ANHIMA, EHESS, Paris.

She is the Team leader of the Siena research group within the framework of the joint research project "Rethinking Orality; Neuroscience, Anthropology and Comparativism" with the University of L’Aquila, University “Orientale” of Naples, CNR. The network produced two international conferences (University of L'Aquila, November 2019; University of Siena 2021, of which she was the organizer with Maurizio Bettini), and two volumes Open Access Gold for the international editor de Gruyter; she is editing with Maurizio Bettini and Riccardo Palmisciano the third volume of the series.

During the pandemic she organized 12 online seminars (May 2020 - May 2021) in the format of “LabOrality” www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLMuPE5ibu620RPhdfYZcMSYuoLHhHbW8I

She has published for Italian and international publishing presses and journals (among which Oxford University Press, de Gruyter, Brill, Bloomsbury). Her publications and research interests cover: fifth century Athens, Attic tragedy, Homer, orality and literacy, cognitive studies.

Office hours

  • Thursday from 11:00 to 13:00
    Place: studio 461
    Note: Il ricevimento del 22 marzo 2024 non si terrà. Inviare sempre in precedenza una richiesta di appuntamento all'email manuela.giordano@unisi.it

Office hours are on Fridays from 11.30 pm to 13.30 pm, room 461, fourth floor of San Niccolò

Teaching activities

Completion accademic year: 2024/2025

Course year: 2 Second cycle degree (Laurea Magistrale) CLASSICS A.Y. 2023/2024
Course year: 1 Second cycle degree (Laurea Magistrale) CLASSICS A.Y. 2024/2025
Course year: 2 First cycle degree (DM 270) STUDIES IN LITERATURE AND PHILOSOPHY A.Y. 2023/2024

Completion accademic year: 2023/2024

Completion accademic year: 2021/2022

Course year: 2 Second cycle degree (Laurea Magistrale) CLASSICS A.Y. 2020/2021
Course year: 1 First cycle degree (DM 270) STUDIES IN LITERATURE AND PHILOSOPHY A.Y. 2021/2022

Completion accademic year: 2020/2021

Course year: 2 Second cycle degree (Laurea Magistrale) CLASSICS A.Y. 2019/2020
Course year: 1 First cycle degree (DM 270) STUDIES IN LITERATURE AND PHILOSOPHY A.Y. 2020/2021

Research

Ultime pubblicazioni:

  • Giordano, M. (2023). “Non sono io il responsabile!": agentività e responsabilità nell'Iliade. In F. Pelliccio, L. Pucci (a cura di), Ethos/Nomos: la responsabilità nell’agire umano tra coscienza individuale e legge universale: atti della I edizione del Certamen Classicum Philosophicum, Liceo classico e musicale “C. Cavour” (Torino, 12-13 aprile 2022) (pp. 15-31). Roma : Aracne [10.53136/97912218052913]. - view more
  • Giordano, M. (2022). From oral theory to neuroscience: a dialogue on communication. In A. Ercolani, L. Lulli (a cura di), Rethinking orality I: codification, transcodification and transmission of 'cultural messages' (pp. 167-198). Berlino : De Gruyter [10.1515/9783110751987-011]. - view more
  • Giordano, M. (2022). La fine della città: voce e agentività femminile nei Sette contro Tebe di Eschilo. In A. Camerotto, K. Barbaresco, V. Melis (a cura di), Il grido di Andromaca: voci di donne contro la guerra (pp. 153-166). Vittorio Veneto (TV) : De Bastiani. - view more
  • Giordano, M. (2022). ῎Εστι που τὸ τῶν στρατηγῶν ὄνομα; οὐδαμοῦ (Aeschin. c. Ctes. 183): note sull’anonimato ad Atene. SEMINARI ROMANI DI CULTURA GRECA, 11 (2022), 225-238. - view more
  • Giordano, M. (2021). Spettacoli rituali sommersi, thèatra e l’emergere della tragedia. In A. Ercolani (a cura di), La letteratura sommersa nella Grecia antica. Nuove prospettive storico-letterarie (pp. 111). Roma : Carocci. - view more