School of European Languages, Culture and Society (SELCS)


Nicola Ibba

Postgraduate Teaching Assistant

Email: n.ibba@ucl.ac.uk

Phone: +44 20 7679 3020 internal-phone: 33020

Office: Foster Court 338

Office Hours: Monday 13.00-14.00 or by appointment

Dottore in Lingue e Letterature Straniere Moderne, Alma Mater Studiorum, University of Bologna, currently part-time PhD student in comparative literature with a joint program between UCL (Italian Department, supervisor Dr Florian Mussgnug) and Goldsmiths College, London (English and Comparative Literature Department, supervisor Dr Lucia Boldrini).

My PhD thesis focuses on the representation of same-sex desire in E.M.Forster's Maurice and U. Saba's Ernesto and the issue of self-censorship as the two novels were published posthumously.

Comparative Literature, Queer Theory, 20th Century English and Italian Literature, Representation of non-normative sexualities in Italian contemporary cinema.