University of Vermont

The College of Arts and Sciences

Department of Romance Languages and Linguistics

Faculty - Antonello Borra


Antonello Borra

Associate Professor of Italian

  • Ph.D. Brown University
  • C.V.
Area of expertise

Italian Poetry, Translation, and Italian Cinema

Contact Information
Email: Antonello Borra
Office: 517B Waterman

Office Hours: Mon., Wed. & Fri. 2:30-3:30; and by appointment

Antonello Borra is a poet, a translator, and a scholar. He received his Laurea in Lingue e letterature straniere moderne (English and Spanish) from the UniversitĂ  degli Studi di Torino, Italy, in 1988, and both his M.A. (1993) and his Ph.D. (1998) in Italian Studies from Brown University.

He is the author of Guittone d’Arezzo e le maschere del poeta (2000) and the co-author of three books of language pedagogy. His most recent volume of poetry is Alfabestiario (2009). He regularly contributes with poems, translations, and critical articles to several journals and magazines both in Italy and the United States. His poems have been translated into English, Catalan, and German.