Katie Sparrow


Katie Sparrow Web

Ph.D., Italian Studies

Research Interests

Katie received a BA in French and Italian from the University of Reading (UK), during which she studied in both Toulouse and Naples. Her undergraduate dissertation looked at the influence of the Troubadours and Provençal lyric poetry on Dante’s Vita Nuova and Commedia, a topic which continues into her current research interests in Dante. Her other interests include French Caribbean and contemporary Italian literature. 

Contact Information

343 O'Shaughnessy Hall

Mailing Address:

University of Notre Dame
Department of Romance Languages and Literatures
343 O'Shaughnessy Hall
Notre Dame, IN 46556