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Laura Olcelli


Laura Olcelli has earned a Master of Philosophy and a Doctor of Philosophy in English from the University of Sydney. She is the author of Questions of Authority: Italian and Australian Travel Narratives of the Long Nineteenth Century (Routledge 2018), winner of the 2018 ESSE Book Award for Junior Scholars – Literatures in the English Language category. She has also published a number of book chapters and journal articles revolving around travel literature.

Subjects: Literature

Biography

Laura Olcelli is a graduate of the University of Pavia, Italy, and of the University of Sydney, Australia, where she has obtained a Bachelor and Master of Arts, a Master of Philosophy (Research) and a Doctor of Philosophy in English. Her research interests span exploration literature, women’s travel narratives, and travel writing – from the Grand Tour to the early twentieth century, with a focus on journeys to / from Australia and Italy. She has published books, books chapters and journal articles in all of these fields.

Areas of Research / Professional Expertise

    Travel Writing
    Australian Studies
    Italian Studies
    Nineteenth Century

Personal Interests

    Extensive travelling

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Books

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Book Award

By: Laura Olcelli
Subjects: Literature

Questions of Authority is the winner of the 2018 ESSE Book Award for Junior Scholars – Literatures in the English Language category.