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English Professors Casillo, Russo Publish New Book

John Paul Russo, professor of English and classics and acting chair of the Department of English in the University of Miami’s College of Arts and Sciences, and Robert Casillo, UM professor of English, have published The Italian in Modernity (University of Toronto Press). The book examines the conceptualization of Italy since the end of the Renaissance, taking in such topics as travel writing, gender, modernization and decline, economic and cultural history, national character and stereotypes, immigration, and film.


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School of Education Professor to Speak about New Book

Joseph Signorile

Joseph Signorile, professor in the Department of Kinesiology and Sport Sciences at the School of Education, will give a presentation and sign copies of his new book, Bending the Aging Curve: The Complete Exercise Guide for Older Adults, on Wednesday, July 13 at 8 p.m. at Books & Books Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Avenue.



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