Bachelor in Contemporary Philosophy, University Florence, 1996. Master of Arts in Yiddish Studies, Columbia University, New York City, 1999. Doctor of Philosophy in Comparative Literature, New York University, 2003.
Teaching assistant department Italian New York University, New York City, 1999—2001, adjunct professor department Italian, 2001—2002, adjunct professor comparative literature, since 2002. Adjunct professor department German University Urbino, Italy, 2000. Conductor seminars, workshops in field.