Carmen Concilio

Università di Torino

Carmen Concilio is Full Professor of English and Anglophone Literatures at the University of Torino, Italy. She is recipient of the Canada-Italy Innovation Prize 2021, she is member of AISC and President of AISCLI. She published Imagining Ageing. Representations of Age and Ageing in Anglophone Literatures (Bielefeld: Transcript, 2018). In the field of Canadian Studies, she published works on artists Emily Carr, Marlene Creates and E. Burtinsky, on novelists C. Edwards, A. Michaels, A. Munro, H. O’Hagan, M. Ondaatje, N. Ricci, M. Thien, A. York, and poets R. Bringhurst and M. Dumont. She co-edited with R. Lane, Image Technologies in Canadian Literature. Narrative, Film and Photography (Brussels: Peter Lang, 2009). She was recipient of the Canadian Government’s Faculty Enrichment Program 2000 and 2009. She translated Nino Ricci: Roots and Frontiers / Radici e frontiere (Turin: Trauben, 2003). Her main fields of research and expertise are Literature and the Arts, Urban studies, and the Environmental Humanities.

Remembering the Past, Imagining the Future (after Covid-19)