Lorenzo Fabbri

Contact Me

lfabbri@umn.edu
612-624-0537

French & Italian
309A FolH
9 Pleasant St SE

Educational Background & Specialties

Educational Background

  • Ph.D.: Romance Studies, Cornell University, 2013.
  • Dottorato di Ricerca: Philosophy and Literature, Universita' di Cassino, 2006.
  • M.A.: Contemporary Continental Philosophy, Universita' di Roma, 2002.

Curriculum Vitae

Specialties

  • Film History and Theory
  • Continental Philosophy
  • Postcolonial Studies
  • Visual Culture under Fascism
  • Biopolitics
Courses Taught
  • ITAL 3201: “Carving the Nation. Pinocchio and the Italian Literary Canon”
  • ITAL 3502/5502: “Italian Remakes, Italians Remade”
  • ITAL 3640: "The Southern Question. Film, Literature, Theory"
Publications
  • Fabbri, Lorenzo. The Domestication of Derrida: Rorty, Pragmatism, and Deconstruction. Continuum, 2008. Link
  • Fabbri, Lorenzo. "'And Since the Italians Are Always One Step Ahead of Us…' Italian Thought between Ontological Weakness and Governmentality." Res Publica 29 (2013): Link
  • Fabbri, Lorenzo. "Chronotopologies of the Exception. Agamben and Derrida before the Camps." Diacritics 39:3 (2012): Link
  • Fabbri, Lorenzo. "From Inoperativeness to Action. On Giorgio Agamben’s Anarchism." Radical Philosophy Review 14:1 (2011): Link
  • Fabbri, Lorenzo. "Italy: A Post-Biopolitical Laboratory. From Pasolini’s ‘Il romanzo delle stragi’ to De Cataldo’s 'Romanzo criminale'." California Italian Studies Journal 2:1 (2011): Link
  • Fabbri, Lorenzo. "‘Non è ancora venuto il momento di cantare.’ Un garibaldino al convento tra revisionismo storico e impegno antifascista." Cinema e Risorgimento: Visioni e re-visioni (2011): Link
  • Fabbri, Lorenzo, Jean-Luc Nancy. "Jacques Derrida, or Philosophy as Chance. Interview with Jean-Luc Nancy." Critical Inquiry 33:2 (2007): Link