University of Limerick
Silvia Benini has recently completed her PhD in the School of Modern Languages and Applied Linguistics at the University of Limerick where she works also as a tutor. She works also in the Cork English College as Italian language teacher. She holds a Laurea in Lettere Moderne from the Università degli Studi (Florence), specializing in Art History and the postgraduate diploma DITALS 2 in Teaching Italian as Foreign Language from the Universitá per Stanieri (Siena). Silvia is also a member of CALS (Centre for Applied Language Studies) research group in UL.