Valeria Finucci
Professor Emerita of Romance Studies

Renaissance theater, epic, romance, and treatise; women writers, medical and literary understandings of the body, Venetian culture, Renaissance fashion, medicine in early modern Italy, New World's pharmacy, and psychoanalysis.

Current Research Interests

I am currently working on medical history topics and just co-edited a book with M. Ciavolella and R. Canalis entitled Rethinking Medical Humanities: A Perspective from the Arts and the Social Sciences (DeGruyter, forthcoming 2022). 

Current Appointments & Affiliations

Contact Information

  • 219E Language Center, Durham, NC 27708
  • Box 90257, Durham, NC 27708-0257

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