Michaela is a PhD student at the Department of Anglophone Literatures and Cultures. She completed both her BA (2017-2020) and MA (2020-2022) at the department. As part of Erasmus+, she spent a term at the University of Reading during her BA and a term at the University of St Andrews during her MA. She also participated in the 4EU+ scheme at Sorbonne University.
Her MA thesis discussed female characters in Shakespeare’s Roman tragedies. Her dissertation focuses on the role of women in Shakespeare’s tragedies of love and political tragedies.
She is a member of the Italian Association of Shakespeare and Early Modern Studies (IASEMS).
Currently, Michaela is conducting her research at Queen Mary University of London as a visiting PhD student.