Manuela Fortunata D'AMORE

Researcher of English literature [L-LIN/10]
Office: Studio 116
Phone: 095 7102278
Office Hours: Tuesday from 10:30 to 12:30 | Thursday from 10:30 to 12:30 In mancanza di avvisi di sospensione o differimento il ricevimento si intende confermato

Manuela D’Amore is a Lecturer in English Literature at the University of Catania. She has translated and edited Eliza Haywood’s Anti-Pamela (1741), W.M. Rossetti’s The P.R.B. Journal (1848-1853) and more recently Anne Thackeray Ritchie’s Beauty and the Beast (1867). The author of essays on poets, novelists and pamphleteers of the Early modern period, of the eighteenth century and the Victorian Age, she has researched in the fields of gender studies and of travel writing. Her Essays in Defence of the Female Sex: Custom, Education and Authority in Seventeenth-Century England, co-authored with Michèle Lardy (Sorbonne I), was published by Cambridge Scholars Press in 2012; her latest monograph The Royal Society and the Discovery of the Two Sicilies: Southern Routes in the Grand Tour (New York and London, Palgrave Macmillan, 2017) was awarded the ANDA (Italian Association of English Literature) Prize in 2018.

She is part of the Scientific Commitee of the Language Centre (CLA) of the University of Catania. She is also one of the Department's Delegates for Internationalization.  

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