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Eugenia Paulicelli

Eugenia Paulicelli is Professor of Italian, Comparative Literature and Women’s Studies at Queens College and The Graduate Center, CUNY. She is the author and editor of several books and articles that focus on women’s work and gender representation in the field of fashion, arts, literature, and cinema. Her mapping of the language of fashion is at the core of her interdisciplinary research of past and present cultures.

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Clara Sereni

Clara Sereni was an Italian writer of Jewish descent. The rich legacy of her Jewish roots as well as her inherited passionate political commitment permeate all her narrative works. The act of writing offered Sereni an opportunity to articulate female subjectivity and language experimentation, providing a setting for exposing issues related to identity, politics of gender, disability, and ethnic diversity while building a new utopia.

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