Filippo Naitana

Filippo Naitana

Assistant Professor of Modern Languages
Associate Professor of Modern Languages

BA, Universita Degli Studi Di Firenze; MPhil, PhD, Yale University

Modern Languages
College of Arts & Sciences 3  305

(203) 582-3334


IT 200Italian: Special Topics   -   Fall 2016
IT 201Intermediate Italian I   -   Fall 2016
IT 316Introduction to Italian Literature and Culture   -   Fall 2016


Filippo Naitana holds a laurea in history from the University of Florence (Italy) and a Ph.D. in Italian studies from Yale University. He teaches courses in Italian language and culture, as well as seminars such as QU301 for the Honors Program, where he also serves on the Faculty Advisory Committee. Naitana's research interests include Dante and the classical tradition, the Renaissance in a Mediterranean context, and the Italian discovery of American modernism.