2017-18 General Catalog

Languages and Applied Linguistics
218 Cowell College
(831) 459-2054

Program Statement | Course Descriptions

Faculty and Professional Interests


Margaret Brose, Emerita (Literature)

Deanna Shemek (Literature)
Renaissance Italian literature and culture; early modern feminism; humanism; letter-writing and epistolary culture; early modern literacy and media; Renaissance theater; the northern court circles; digital humanities


Giulia Centineo
Italian culture and civilization; history of Italian language; Italian linguistics, syntax, and semantics; language pedagogy, Italian cinema, dubbing, Italian migrations

Maria (Tonia) Prencipe
Technology and foreign language pedagogy; modern Italian culture, history, literature, and cinema; creative writing; promotion of Italian language and culture of K-12

Revised: 09/01/17