Our Faculty

Martin Marafioti

Associate Professor

Dyson College of Arts and Sciences

Modern Languages and Cultures - NYC

Location
  • @New York City
    41 Park Row 1116
  • @Pleasantville
    Choate House
Office Hours
New York City
Office Hours
Westchester

Education


PhD , Johns Hopkins University , 2002
Italian Studies

MA , The Catholic University of America , 1993
Italian Literature

MA , The Catholic University of America , 1993
Spanish and Latin American Literature

BA , University of Maryland , 1990
Romance Languages

Awards and Honors

  • Pace University, 2015 - President's Award for Excellence, Team Award
  • National Endowment for the Humanities, 2014 - National Endowment for the Humanities Translations and Scholarly Editions Grant
  • Pace University, 2013 - Dyson College of Arts and Sciences ePortfolio Assessment Grant
  • National Endowment for the Humanities, 2009 - Summer Seminar: "Disease in the Middle Ages"
  • New York University, 2008 - Visiting Scholar
  • Pace University, 2007 - Presidential Grant

Publications


Marafioti, M. (2018, January (1st Quarter/Winter)). Storytelling as Plague Prevention in Medieval and Early Modern Italy. Routledge.

Marafioti, M. (2018, January (1st Quarter/Winter)). A Gynecological-Pediatric Treatise in the Vernacular Tongue Addressed to Ferrarese Women, translated by Martin Marafioti, Introduction by Gabriella Zuccolin. Toronto, Canada: IterAcademic Press. http://www.othervoiceineme.com/othervoice-toronto.html

Marafioti, M. (2016, May). Boccaccio Reinvented: Francesco Argelati's eighteenth-century Decamerone. Danilo Capasso (Eds.), Nella Moltitudine delle Cose… / In the Multitude of Things… Convegno internazionale su Giovanni Boccaccio a 700 anni dalla nascita. Aonia edizioni.

Marafioti, M. (2015, July (3rd Quarter/Summer)). The “mirabile effetto” of Narration: Boccaccian imitatio and Holistic Storytelling in Celio Malespini's Ducento Novelle. Italica. Vol 92 (Issue 2)

Marafioti, M. (2015, April (2nd Quarter/Spring)). Review of Roberta Ricci's Scrittura, riscrittura, autoesegesi: Voci autoriali intorno all'epica in volgare: Boccaccio, Tasso. Vol Spring (Issue Vol 69, Issue 1)

Marafioti, M. (2013). “Narrative Prescriptions After Boccaccio's Decameron: Celio Malespini's Duecento Novelle”. Levia Gravia: Quaderno annuale di letteratura italiana. (Issue XV-XVI) , pages 169-178.

PRESENTATIONS


Marafioti, M. (2013, December). Raccontare, Consolare, Curare Nella Narrativa Europea, dal Boccaccio al Seicento. Narrative Prescriptions After Boccaccio's Decameron. University of Turin, Turin

Marafioti, M. (2013, October). “Nella Moltitudine delle Cose… / In the Multitude of Things…”, International Conference on Giovanni Boccaccio, on the 700th anniversary of his birth. Boccaccio Reinvented: Francesco Argelati's eighteenth-century Decamerone. University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen

RESEARCH INTEREST


Medieval and Early Modern Italian Literature and Cultural Studies, Intersections Between Literature and Medicine, History of Medicine

COLLEGE SERVICE

  • Dyson Sabbatical Committee [Committee Chair]

UNIVERSITY SERVICE

  • Committee on Academic Resources [Committee Member]
  • CDFPT Appeals Committee [Alternate Member]
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