Research groups

Research group on Anglophone Studies

The group studies a number of topics related to English and its varieties and to American culture and literature. IPERSTORIA (WWW.IPERSTORIA.IT), officially acknowledged by ANVUR as a scientific journal, is the journal of the group.
Roberto Cagliero
Associate Professor (Department Foreign Languages and Literatures)
Sara Corrizzato
Temporary Assistant Professor (Department Foreign Languages and Literatures)
Valeria Franceschi
Temporary Assistant Professor (Department Foreign Languages and Literatures)
Paola Vettorel
Assistant Professor (Department Foreign Languages and Literatures)
Paola Maria Caleffi
Temporary Professor
Roberta Facchinetti
Full Professor (Department Foreign Languages and Literatures)
Maria Ivana Lorenzetti
Assistant Professor (Department Foreign Languages and Literatures)
Anna Zanfei
Associate Professor (Department Foreign Languages and Literatures)
Topic Research area
Political Discourse Lingua e linguistica inglese English Discourse Analysis and Text Linguistics
Edgar Allan Poe Lingue e letterature anglo-americane American language
English as a Lingua Franca Lingua e linguistica inglese Contemporary English
English for Specific Purposes (ESP) Lingua e linguistica inglese English Discourse Analysis and Text Linguistics
English Language Teaching (ELT) Lingua e linguistica inglese Contemporary English
Syntax-Semantics Interface Lingua e linguistica inglese Grammar and Syntax – Grammatik und Syntax
Literature and Politics in African American Culture Lingue e letterature anglo-americane American or Canadian  literature in English - Miscellaneous writings
Language and Media between information and ideology Lingua e linguistica inglese English language: cultural Studies and Mentalities
English Corpus Linguistics Lingua e linguistica inglese English Corpus Linguistics
Metaphor and Cognitive Linguistics Lingua e linguistica inglese English Linguistics Areas Metaphor
Multimodal discourse and texts analysis Lingua e linguistica inglese English Discourse Analysis and Text Linguistics
Multimodal Linguistics Lingua e linguistica inglese English Discourse Analysis and Text Linguistics
Multimodal texts analysis/multimodal persuasion Lingua e linguistica inglese English Discourse Analysis and Text Linguistics
Psychogenealogy and Nineteenth Century American Fiction. Lingue e letterature anglo-americane American or Canadian  literature in English - Fiction 
American Slang Lingue e letterature anglo-americane American language
History of the English language Lingua e linguistica inglese English Language
Translation Lingua e linguistica inglese Lexicology and Lexicography

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