Ursula Fanning

Ursula Fanning is Senior Lecturer in Italian Studies in the School of Languages and Literatures at University College Dublin.She is also a member of the Boards of Doctoral Studies for Italian and for Comparative Romance Literatures at the Istituto Orientale, Naples.Her monograph, Gender Meets Genre: Woman as Subject in the Fictional Universe of Matilde Serao, was published in 2002. She has published extensively on Italian women writers of the twentieth century, as well as on Pirandello, and is currently finishing a monograph on Italian women's autobiographical writings of the twentieth century.