Chiara Degli-Esposti (firstname.lastname@example.org) received her M.A. in Comparative and Postcolonial Literatures (summa cum laude) in 2011 from the University of Bologna. During the course of her studies, she was appointed exchange and Erasmus student at McGill University, the University of Sydney, and Université Paris VII. In the Academic Year 2014-15 she worked as a Foreign Language Teaching Assistant at the College of the Holy Cross (MA). Her research interests focus mainly on contemporary poetry and poetics, cinema studies, and French and American literature.