Maria Florence Massucco

Maria Massucco

Ph.D. Student in Italian, admitted Autumn 2017
Ph.D. Minor, Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
Ph.D. Minor, French
2016-2017: Erasmus Mundus, Crossways in Cultural Narratives, University of St. Andrews & Università degli Studi di Bergamo
2016: B.A., Italian Studies, Northwestern Weinberg School of Arts and Sciences
2016: B.M., Voice/Opera Performance, Northwestern Bienen School of Music

Further Interests:

  • Voice and Vocality - Sound Studies
  • Madness and Mad Studies
  • Translation Theory and Practice
  • Feminist, Gender and Sexuality Studies 


  • 10 Poems That Will Change Your Life (Autumn 2019)
  • Italian Modernities: Lecture Series and Course (2019-2020)
  • The Mafia in Society, Film, and Fiction (Winter 2020)



Office Hours

By request

Research Interests

  • Comparative Studies


  • Film History, Criticism & Theory


  • Italian Languages, Literatures, and Cultures


  • Prose Fiction Studies


  • Women’s Studies