Anne Leone

Research Assistant Professor, Italian Studies

Anne Leone


B.A., Yale University; M.Phil., Ph.D., University of Cambridge

Research Profile

Anne Leone is a research assistant professor in the Department of Romance Languages and Literatures at Notre Dame. She is writing a monograph, Dante and Blood in the Medieval Context, stemming from her Doctoral dissertation (completed in 2010 at the University of Cambridge where she was a Gates scholar). Her other research interests include Dante’s treatment of female figures, material culture, the issue of nature in medieval culture, and intersections between theological, metaliterary and medical issues in Dante’s works. Her work has appeared in Le Tre Corone, Italian Studies and a volume published by Open Book Publishers. As associate director of Italian Studies at Notre Dame, she helps run the Program.

Contact Information

179 Decio Faculty Hall
Mailing Address:
University of Notre Dame
Department of Romance Languages and Literatures
343 O'Shaughnessy Hall
Notre Dame, IN 46556