PhD in Spanish

Gianluca Oluic

 

M.A. in Art History, Università degli studi di Bergamo, Bergamo, Italy.

September 2014-Present: PhD student at the French, Hispanic and Italian Studies at the University of British Columbia. I am currently working on my dissertation under the supervision of Prof. María Soledad Fernández Utrera. The thesis is focused on the concept of Europe in 19th century Spanish and Italian essays.

November 2006: Master’s Degree in Art History, with a thesis entitled “Il retablo della Catedral Vieja di Salamanca, il Vangelo secondo Dello Delli”, under the supervision of Prof. Marco Collareta. Università degli studi di Bergamo, Bergamo, Italy. The thesis is a study of medieval religious Italian and Spanish Art.

Teaching: Spanish 101, 102, 201, 202

RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • 19th century literature of Spain and Italy.
  • Political Essay
  • Religious Essay
  • European Fine Art

CONFERENCES

“History Through Story: The Narration of Repression in Spanish Literature and Italian Cinema”. The European Conference on Arts & Humanities, Brighton, UK, 11-12 July 2017.

“Describing countries through fashion: 19th century cross-travelling of Italian writers to Spain and Spanish writers to Italy”. 47th NeMLA Annual Convention, Hartford, Connecticut, 17-20 March, 2016.

Bandos de Castilla​ de R​amón López Soler: una novela ecléctica del siglo XIX”. Sixth Graduate Student Conference, Vancouver, University of British Columbia, 23-24 October, 2015.

“Don Quijote, la cola del diablo detrás de sus locuras”. Paper presented at 1st FHIS Graduate Student Symposium. Vancouver, University of British Columbia, 20 March, 2015

“Cien Años de Soledad: ¿Una Biblia Moderna Inspirada por el Nihilismo?”. 6th Latin America Research Group Workshop. Victoria, University of Victoria, 14 March, 2015.