Lorenzo Mecozzi

Lorenzo Mecozzi

Lorenzo Mecozzi is a PhD candidate and teaching fellow in the Department of Italian and the Institute for Comparative Literature and Society at Columbia University.  He earned his BA summa cum laude in Italian Literature and an MA summa cum laude in Modern literature both from the University of Siena where he was awarded the Erasmus grant and spent two semesters at the École des hautes études en sciences sociales in Paris (France).  His research interests include (but are not limited to): nineteenth and twentieth-century European literature, literary theory, theory of the novel, recognition theory.