2016 FAH Award for Teaching Excellence

Selected Articles

  • 2024. Heroines in the East and the West: A Comparative Semiotic Study of Female Imagery in the Anti-Pandemic Discourse in Italy and China (with Veronica Valle). Chinese Semiotic Studies (forthcoming).
  • 2024. Philosophy as Dia-philosophy: Hector-Neri Castañeda’s Theoretical Defense of Pluralism. Metaphilosophy 00: 1–16.
  • 2023. Gottlob Frege and Gongsun Long in Dialogue: An Exploration of Two Classical Paradoxes from the East and the West (with Carlo Penco). Asian Studies 11 (1): 267-295.
  • 2020. Possibilities Regained. Neo-Lewisian Contextualism and Ordinary Life (with Mario Piazza). Synthese 197 (11): 4887-4906.
  • 2020. Doing Philosophy in Times of Globalization. Revista de Cultura 64: 18-25.
  • 2018. Moral Beliefs and Cognitive Homogeneity. Rivista Internazionale di Filosofia e Psicologia 9: 89-94.
  • 2018. Reaching Into the Unknown: Actions, Goal Hierarchies, and Explorative Agency (with Davood Gozli). Frontiers in Psychology 9266.
  • 2016. The Phantasmatic “I”: On Imagination-based Uses of the First-Person Pronoun Across Fiction and Non-fiction. Rivista Internazionale di Filosofia e Psicologia 7: 321-327.
  • 2016. Philosophy Made Visual: an Experimental Study. In L. Magnani and C. Casadio (Eds.), Model-Based Reasoning in Science and Technology. Logical, Epistemological, and Cognitive Issues, Berlin: Springer: 101-118.
  • 2016. The Pragmatics of Self-Deception. In L. Felline et al. (Eds.), New Directions in Logic and the Philosophy of Science, Cambridge: College Publications: 67-76.
  • 2015. The Mixed-Blessing of Psychological Explanations. Rivista Internazionale di Filosofia e Psicologia 6: 335-340.
  • 2014. A Kind of Glue: Castañeda on Fiction. In Adriano Palma (Ed.), Castañeda and his Guises. Essays on the Work of Hector-Neri Castañeda, Berlin-Boston: de Gruyter: 19-28.
  • 2012. The World and Other Stories. Revue Internationale de Philosophie 4 (262): 483-491.
  • 2011. La Bergmann-Renaissance. Paradigmi. 3: 191-198.
  • 2011. The Phenomenological Words. In Tymieniecka A.-T. (Ed.), Transcendentalism OverturnedAnalecta Husserliana108, Dordrecht: Springer: 663-674.
  • 2010. Minding the Developmental Gap: a Theoretical Analysis of the Theory of Mind Data. Journal of Consciousness Studies 17: 37-46.
  • 2010. Is the migration of ficta fiction? In Venanzio Raspa (Ed.), The Aesthetics of the Graz School, Berlin: Ontos Verlagde Gruyter: 237-260.
  • 2010. Indexicals and Perception. Rivista Italiana di Filosofia del Linguaggio 2: 19-41.
  • 2008. The Attribution of Intentional States in Preverbal Children. Gestalt Theory Journal 30: 419-424.
  • 2007. The Analytic/Continental Divide: Entities and Being. Soochow Journal of Philosophical Studies 16: 283-302.
  • 2006. La traduzione e le implicature conversazionali. Heteroglossia 9: 179-198.
  • 2005. Il Pronome ‘Io’. Dati Protofilosofici (with Francesco Orilia). In L’io allo specchio, Macerata: Simple: 61-75.
  • 2005. Personaggi Fittizi e Coefficienti di concretezza. Rivista di Estetica 30: 238-243.

Authored Books:

  • This is not a Book: Essays on Fictionality, Macerata: eum, 2012.
  • Le parole e i sensi. Una teoria degli indicali basata sulla percezione, Macerata: eum, 2009.