Giovanni Vedovotto



Ph.D. in Italian

Giovanni Vedovotto is a first year PhD candidate in Italian Studies. He graduated from Università degli Studi di Padova with both a BA and a MA, focusing in particular on Italian Renaissance epic poetry. His interests also include Dante. He founded and is currently President of the Associazione Culturale Dante Alighieri (Padova), a non-profit organization that promotes cultural events.

Research Interests

He intends to focus on Dante’s intellectual development in late thirteenth century Florence.

Contact Information

343 O'Shaughnessy Hall

Mailing Address:
University of Notre Dame
Department of Romance Languages and Literature
343 O'Shaughnessy Hall
Notre Dame, IN 46556