Pina Palma

Professor of Italian 
Telephone: (203) 392-6753
Office: Engleman Hall D-159


Ph.D., Yale University
Member of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences

Research Interests

Medieval and Renaissance Italian literature; Italian modern novel; and links between Italian and Spanish literature.


Savoring Power and Tasting the Times: the Metaphor of Food in Medieval and Renaissance Italian Literature. Notre Dame University Press, 2013.

Selected Publications

Selected Presentations