OUR MODERATORS

Explore our roster of esteemed moderators. RoundTable has assembled award-winning professors, best-selling authors, and renowned artists & performers for you to engage with at our seminars. Click on the moderators joining RoundTable this Fall to learn more!

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Edward Barnes

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Glenn Dynner

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Michael Findlay

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Robert “KC” Johnson

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Page Knox

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Joseph Luzzi

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Dennis Maika

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Rory O’Dea

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Nickolas Pappas

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Russell Shorto

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Eric Schoenberg

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Randy Schoenberg

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Eliyahu Stern

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Heather Watts

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Emily Wexler

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Jennifer Willging

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Moderator Spotlight: JOSEPH LUZZI

Joseph Luzzi is a Professor of Comparative Literature at Bard College, he holds a PhD in Italian Literature from Yale University. He is the author of five books, including My Two Italies, a New York Times Book Review Editors’ Choice; and In a Dark Wood: What Dante Taught Me About Grief, Healing & the Mysteries of Love, a Vanity Fair “Must-Read” selection. His writings on film include A Cinema of Poetry: Aesthetics of the Italian Art Film; and his edited anthology Italian Cinema: From the Silent Screen to the Digital Image. An active critic, his work has appeared in the New York Times, Los Angeles Times, Los Angeles Review of Books, Chronicle of Higher Education, Times Literary Supplement, and many others. He received the Scaglione Prize for Italian Studies from the Modern Language Association for the book Romantic Europe and the Ghost of Italy.

Joseph’s Fall 2021 Seminars

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