Dean Della Coletta


Date: Mon, Apr 20th
Time: 2:29 pm - 1429561800
Location: Center for the Humanities (Lit 310)
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Please join us for a lunchtime discussion with Cristina Della Coletta, Dean of the Division of Arts and Humanities.

As Dean, she holds the Chancellor’s Associates Chair in Italian Literature. Prior to her arrival at UC San Diego, Della Coletta served as associate dean for humanities and the arts, in the College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, at the University of Virginia, where she was also a professor of Italian in the Department of Spanish, Italian and Portuguese.

She holds a Laurea in Lingue e letterature straniere from the Università di Venezia, Italy, and a master’s degree in Italian from the University of Virginia. She earned her Ph.D. in Italian from UCLA in 1993. Her research and teaching interests include historical fiction, Italian cinema and film adaptation, women’s and cultural studies, and the use of technology in the humanities.

The conversation with Dean Della Coletta will be moderated by David Pedersen of the Anthropology department. Please RSVP here.