Claudia Sbuttoni

Office: Humanities, Murkland Hall, Durham, NH 03824

Claudia Sbuttoni (Ph.D., Columbia University) is a Lecturer in Italian Studies. Her research considers Italian identity in the borderlands and explores the interplay between cultural identity, marginality, and memory in the Istrian exile community in Trieste. Her work has been funded by the American Association of University Women (AAUW), the Harriman-Council for European Studies Research Fellowship and the PepsiCo Research Travel Grant.

Courses Taught

  • ITAL 401: Elementary Italian I
  • ITAL 402: Elementary Italian II
  • ITAL 635: Italian Food Studies
  • ITAL 651/681A/681B: Intro Italian Cult&Civilztn I


  • Ph.D., Columbia University
  • M.A., Columbia University
  • M.Phil., Columbia University
  • B.A., New York University