Maura Zerella

Italian Teaching Fellow

maura zerella

Contact Information

Romance Languages and Literatures
Riley House

Education and Interests

Maura received her M.A. in Comparative Literature at “L'Orientale” University, in Naples, Italy, with concentrations in English and Japanese. For her B.A. thesis she wrote on literary influences in Jack Kerouac's Visions of Cody, and for her M.A. thesis she did a comparative reading of Kate Chopin's The Awakening and Okamoto Kanoko's “Kawa.” Her main areas of interests are American Literature, Asian Philosophy and Poetry.