- Study Abroad
Resident Coordinator Camilla Balsamo's involvement with study abroad began when she attended her high school senior year in Colorado, graduating with honors. Camilla has a BA in Modern Philology and a MA in Comparative Literature from L'Orientale. She has been coordinating cultural projects organized by the Orientale and international partners, such as the project "Europe as a Space of Translation", In addition to Italian, Camilla speaks fluent English and French, and some Catalan. She has also worked as and instructor of English and as an instructor of Italian to second-language learners, and has extensively translated from Italian into English, from English into Italian (among else, selected works by Gertrude Stein), and from French into Italian. Her current research interests focus on European literature, langauge philosophy, and cultural translatability.