Modern and Classical Languages and Literatures

Anna Rein, M.A.

Lecturer of Italian
Anna Rein, M.A.

Office

102 Bedford Street, Portland, ME

Office Hours Summer 2013

Returning Fall 2013

Contact Information

Phone: 780-4290

Education

  • M.A. ITALS, Teaching Italian as a Foreign Language, University Cà Foscari, University of Venice, Italy.
  • Laurea in Languages and Literatures, University of Pisa, Italy.

Teaching interests        

  • Language Teaching Methodology and Pedagogy
  • Affective and Humanistic Approach to Language Teaching
  • Creative Methodology (drama, movement, songs, visual, storytelling)
  • Italian Phonetics
  • Content-Based Language Teaching with Technology
  • Culture and Language Learning
  • Technology in Language Teaching
  • Translation
  • Descriptive and Historical Linguistics

    Translations and publications

    • Chi Vuole Comprare un Rinoceronte ad un Prezzo Speciale. Edited the Italian translation for Edite Kroll’s Literary Agency, Saco, Maine

    • P. Ballinger,History in Exile (Princeton University Press, 2003), edited Italian to English interview recordings.
    • Article contribution, Ricerca azione:l’insegnamento della pronuncia dell’italiano LS, to the Italian review Itals, Rivista di Linguistica e Glottodidattica, Università Cà Foscari,Year III, n. 9, 2005. Guerra Edizioni, Perugia
    • The Weidner Foundation