College of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences
Luciana brings to the position expertise in the areas of Italian theatre, cinema (she worked for the Cecchi Gori Group in Rome and on a number of documentary/movie projects), 20th century studies, translation and interpreting (with over 30 years of professional experience).
Luciana has also a great interest in innovative teaching and learning practices with a particular focus on distance and blended learning.
BA Italian Hons [First Class] (University of London)
MHRM (HKE, Lazio)
Postgraduate Diploma in Advanced Academic Studies
Postgraduate Certificate in Advanced Academic Studies (Strathclyde)
Certificate of Professional Development in Adult Teaching and Learning (Strathclyde)
COSCA Certificate in Counselling Skills (Strathclyde)
Member of the Institute of Translation and Interpreting (UK)
Awarded the Diploma di Benemerenza "Medaglia d'Oro"/Diploma of Merit "Gold Medal" by the Societa' Dante Alighieri (Rome) for the dissemination of Italian Language and Culture as President of the Dante Alighieri Society of South Australia, April 2017 (awarded December)
Awarded the Premio Italia nel Mondo, Italy in the World Prize in recognition of professional excellence in disseminating Italian culture as President of the Dante Alighieri Society of South Australia Inc., Fondazione Italia, Brisbane, XVII edition, 2016
Awarded the Vice-Chancellor's Award for Early Career Researchers, Flinders University, 2012
Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Linguists (UK)
Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (UK)
Italian Cinema, Italian Theatre, Cinematic Representation of the Italian Mafia, Italian Language, Translation
Italian cinema, Italian theatre, Italian literature, Representation of the mafia
Member of the Management Committee of the Australasian Centre for Italian Studies (ACIS), representing Cassamarca lecturers, under the auspices of the Cassamarca Foundation, Italy.
Professional translator and interpreter (Italian - English - Italian) - Listen to Luciana on the Paroliere program, SBS Radio (Italian), talk about the meaning of some Italian words and how to translate them into English
In February 2017 Luciana stepped down from the position of President of the Dante Alighieri of South Australia Inc. association, after many years of service - Listen to Luciana speak on SBS Radio (Italian) on the 50th anniversary celebrations of the Dante Alighieri Society of SA or Listen to Luciana speak on SBS Radio (Italian) on the Premio Italiani nel Mondo / Prize for Italians in the Word she was awarded in 2016
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