- Ph.D. in classical, medieval and Renaissance studies Universities of Bologna, Rome, and British Columbia.
Field of InterestRenaissance Theories of Emotions, Italian Theater, Medical Humanities
- Carleton University (Ottawa)
- University of Toronto
He has won academic fellowships and grants, has organized and read papers at a great number of international conferences, and served on the board of several academic books, journals and series. He has read papers at many academic conferences, and has written widely on his areas of specialization.