Simone Rebora

S. Rebora,  February 10, 2022
Temporary Professor
Academic sector
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Office Hours

During the teaching period: Thursdays, 16:00 - 18:00 (Palazzo di Lingue, room 1.03A).
Changes: due to personal commitments, office hours are moved from 30 to 31 March and from 13 to 14 April 2023 (same time and place)
Before and after the teaching period: on appointment.


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Research groups

The aim of EREAD is to study the difference between reading on paper and on screen.
ELIT (Empirical Study of Literature Innovative Training Network)
The Empirical Study of Literature Innovative Training Network (ELIT) is an Horizon 2020 Project (MSCA-ITN) whose mission is to provide a Joint/Double Doctorate level training programme, on literary reading in the digital age (
IGEL (International Society for the Empirical Study of Literature and Media)
International Society for the Empirical Study of Literature and Media is aimed at the advancement of empirical literary research through international and interdisciplinary cooperation. The principal duties of the Society are to support scientific projects through information and cooperation, to further personal contact in all areas of research supported by the Society, to support students and junior researchers in the field of empirical literary research, to press for the application of empirical results, and to organize international conferences.
Does literature enhance prosocial behavior? Empathy and sympathy from the perspective of Empirical Aesthetics
The project focusses on fictional empathy.
Internationale Robert Musil Gesellschaft (IRMG)
THE IRMG aims at fostering the study of the writings of the Austrian author Robert Musil (1880-1942).
Sympathy for the devil
Interdisciplinary study of fictional empathy
Title Starting date
Progetto di eccellenza: Le Digital Humanities applicate alle lingue e letterature straniere 1/1/18
L'industria al servizio della storiografia. Perfezionamento delle tecnologie OCR per il text mining di documenti storici 6/27/17
Robert Musil chief editor of the “Journal of the soldiers” from the perspective of the Digital Humanities 2/3/17