Luca Bacchini

Luca Bacchini

Luca Bacchini

Associate professor of Portuguese and Brazilian Literature at the University of Bologna, Italy. His research interests include: Brazilian popular music, culture and politics during the military regime, Brazilian culture abroad and contemporary literature. PhD in American Studies from the University of Rome 3 in 2006 after that, he began his career at the University of Rome ‘La Sapienza’ teaching graduate courses in Brazilian Language and Literature. Scientific and Didactic Program Director of the Núcleo de Cultura Ítalo-Brasileira in Valença, Rio de Janeiro; board member of FIBRA (Italian and Brazilian Cultural Foundation). In 2012 he was visiting professor at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and invited lecturer at Tulane University and at the University of Florida.