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Zygmunt Guido Baranski

Zygmunt Guido Baranski, Italian studies educator. Recipient medal Fondazione Il Campiello, Venice, Italy, 1990, Leverhulme award, 1992-1993. Member International Society History of Rhetoric, International Association Italian Language and Literature, Association Study of Modern Italy, Society Italian Studies, Philological Society, Dante Society of America, Henry Sweet Society.

Background

  • Baranski, Zygmunt Guido was born on April 13, 1951 in Nottingham, England. Son of Henryk and Sonia (Mariotti) Baranski.

  • Education

    • Bachelor with honors, Hull University, England, 1973.

    Career

    • Lecturer in Italian Aberdeen (England) University, 1976-1979. Lecturer in Italian studies Reading (England) University, 1979-1989, head Italian studies, 1987-1989, senior lecturer, head Italian studies, 1989-1992, professor, head Italian studies, since 1992. Visiting professor McGill University Montreal, Canada, 1988, University Virginia Charlottesville, 1991.

      Visiting scholar Stanford U. Visiting research professor University Connecticut, Storrs, 1993.

    Works

    • Editor: (book) Culture and Conflict in Postwar Italy, 1990, Women and Italy, 1991, Lettura del "Fiore", 1993, The New Italian Novel, 1993, (magazine) The Italianist, since 1981. Member advisory board various academy journals. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Labour Party

    Membership

    Member International Society History of Rhetoric, International Association Italian Language and Literature, Association Study of Modern Italy, Society Italian Studies, Philological Society, Dante Society of America, Henry Sweet Society.

    Personality

    Interests

    Soccer.

    Connections

    • Married Margaret Ellen Watt, April 7, 1979. Children: Anna Matilde, Edward Marek.
    • father: Henryk Baranski
    • mother: Sonia (Mariotti) Baranski
    • spouse: Margaret Ellen Watt
    • children: Anna Matilde Baranski
    • Edward Marek Baranski
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    Born April 13, 1951
    (age 66)
    Nationality
    • 1973
      Hull University
    • 1976 - 1979
      Lecturer, in Italian Aberdeen (England) University