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Faculty Profile - Maria Walford-Dellú

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Maria Walford-Dellú, Ph.D.

Guest Lecturer (Italian for Singers)

On Faculty since 2004
630.260.0582



Dr. Maria Walford-Dellù was born in Milan, Italy and has taught Italian for nearly 50 years. She has also served as a translator and interpreter in Italian, French, and English. Dr. Walford-Dellù holds a "Licence ès Lettres" in Italian (Language and Literature), French (Language and Literature), and Art History from the Université de Lausanne, Switzerland, as well as a Ph.D. in Italian Language and Literature from the University of Chicago. She has been teaching Italian Grammar for Singers at the Conservatory of Music since 2004.

The University of Chicago
Ph.D. Italian Language & Literature, 2002

Université de Lausanne, Switzerland
Licence ès Lettres, Italian language and literature - French language and literature - art history, 1970