Rose Facchini

Part Time Lecturer

Foreign Literature & Languages

508-999-8344

rose.facchini@umassd.edu

Liberal Arts 351


Education

2018Middlebury Language SchoolsMA
2013Salve Regina UniversityMA
2010University of Massachusetts DartmouthBA

Teaching

  • Italian Language
  • Italian Literature
  • History

Teaching

Courses

Essentials of aural-oral, reading and writing usage with intensive drilling in pronunciation, intonation, and grammar.

Continuation of ITA 101.

Continuation of ITA 101.

Review of grammar with composition and aural-oral practice. Extensive readings of cultural and literary value. Emphasis on practical application of grammar in conversations.

Continuation of ITA 201.

Introduction to key outstanding texts of Italian literature in translation from the 13th to the 16th century. Readings, lectures, and discussions are in English.

A survey of Italian history through film. The course investigates 20th and 21st century Italian history through the artistic medium of film. The connection between film and societal perception within an evolution of changing cultural, political, and religious contexts will be studied.

A survey of Italian history through film. The course investigates 20th and 21st century Italian history through the artistic medium of film. The connection between film and societal perception within an evolution of changing cultural, political, and religious contexts will be studied.

Research

Research Interests

  • 20th century Italian literature
  • Speculative fiction / Science fiction
  • Translation and translation theory
  • Literature crossing borders

Select publications

Rose E. Facchini (2013).
“Humanitarian and Civic Assistance Healthcare Training and Cultural Awareness: Promoting Healthcare Pluralism"
Military Medicine, 178, 537-542.

Awards, Grants, Fellowships

Provost’s Departmental Seminar Series (UMass Dartmouth Grant), 2018-2019
Provost’s Departmental Seminar Series (UMass Dartmouth Grant), 2017-2018
David Lee Shields MA’65 Scholarship, 2017
Kathryn Davis Fellowship for Peace, 2016

University Contributions

Italian Film Series
Italian Studies Panel Discussion
Provost’s Departmental Seminar Series

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