photo Olimpia Pelosi

Olimpia Pelosi

Associate Professor of Italian Studies


Degree/Institution: PhD University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Office: HU 225
Fax: (518) 442-4111
Email: opelosi@albany.edu

 

Academic Focus

Research: Renaissance women poets; Baroque theatre; Baroque women mystics; comparative literature

Bio

Born and raised in Italy, Olimpia Pelosi received an advanced degree in modern Italian literature and a degree in foreign modern languages and literatures (French and Spanish) from the University of Salerno, Italy. She earned her doctorate in romance languages and literatures at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.