Dr Alessandro Carlucci


Alessandro Carlucci is an MHRA Research Associate. His current research sits within the AHRC-funded Creative Multilingualism project, where it forms part of Strand 3: ‘Creating Intelligibility across Languages and Communities’. Dr Carlucci also works on the history of the Italian language, English influences in Italian, Tuscan dialectology and diachronic phonology, and the history of linguistic ideas. He has published widely on the linguistic views that the Italian philosopher and political leader Antonio Gramsci (1891-1937) expressed in his writings, and on previously neglected aspects of Gramsci’s life. In particular, he is the author of Gramsci and Languages: Unification, Diversity, Hegemony (Brill, 2013).