by Armando Gnisci
Armando Gnisci was Associate Professor of Comparative Literature at the Department of Italian Studies, University of Roma “La Sapienza”. He has taught literature at several European universities and around the world, including Japan, U.S.A., Brasil, Cuba and Argentina. He has published and edited over thirty books, mainly within the field of Comparative Literature, which have been translated into many languages. In 2012 Professor Gnisci was elected member of the Academia Europaea (the Academy of Europe, London).