20162017

Associate Scholars

  • Lily Kass

    Doctoral Candidate, Department of Music, University of Pennsylvania

    Project: Translating, Adapting, and Performing Opera in Cosmopolitan Europe: Lorenzo da Ponte's Librettos for the London Stage, 1780-1800

    Lily Kass is a doctoral candidate in Music History at Penn, where she is currently completing her dissertation, “Translating, Adapting, and Performing Opera in Cosmopolitan Europe: Lorenzo a Ponte's Librettos for the... (more)

  • Kimberley Thomas

    Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Teaching Fellow in the Humanities and Humanistic Sciences, College of Arts & Sciences, University of Pennsylvania

    Environmental Science, South Asian Studies

    Project: Translating water management into hazards management in Bangladesh

    Kimberley Thomas conducts interdisciplinary research on the politics and governance of international rivers. Drawing on theories and methods in political ecology, critical geopolitics, and environmental history, her... (more)

  • Filippo Trentin

    Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Teaching Fellow in the Humanities and Humanistic Social Sciences, School of Arts & Sciences, University of Pennsylvania

    Cinema and Media Studies

    Project: Aesthetics of Contingency: The (Un)Transposable Materiality of Italian Cinema 

    Filippo Trentin completed his Ph.D. at the University of Warwick (UK), specializing in 20th century Italian cinema and literature. He has held academic positions as visiting assistant professor at The Ohio State... (more)