Dr Gerardo PapaliaLecturer, Humanities / Cultural Studies, Education
Dr. Gerardo Papalia is a Lecturer in Humanities – Cultural Studies Education at La Trobe University in Melbourne. He has completed degrees in Italy and Australia and has taught in universities in both countries. He is also a specialist in the study of the history and culture of the Italian diaspora in Australia which he analyses through post-structuralist theoretical approaches. His publications cover a wide range of disciplines including history, cinematography, religious belief, literature and cultural hybridity.