Ryan Calabretta-Sajder ’05 Awarded Fulbright Award


October 18, 2016

Ryan Calabretta-Sajder ’05
, a visiting assistant professor of Italian at the University of Arkansas, was recently awarded one of four Fulbright, Fondazione con il Sud (Foundation for Southern Italy) awards. 

"This award is an incredible honor," Calabretta-Sajder said. "And it will allow me to pursue my research interests, including intersections of critical theory, particularly queer and feminist theories, with Italian and Italian American literature and cinema."

Calabretta-Sajder will spend the spring of 2017 in Italy. He said the Fulbright award will also allow him the time to finish his second manuscript, Beyond the Margin or Within the Canon: The Novels of Amara Lakhous.

To read more about Calabretta-Sajder's upcoming projects, click here.

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