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Patrick Rumble

Patrick Rumble

Expert on modern Italian cinema, culture and society in European context.

Professor, Department of French and Italian College of Agricultural and Life Sciences Work: 608-262-3942 — Home and cell phones available upon request


  • Italian cinema and media studies
  • History and Politics of Italy
  • European Union developments and analysis
  • Study Abroad developments and issues
  • Translation Studies


  • UW-Madison Chancellor's Distinguished Teaching Award, 2007
  • Former Director, UW Center for European Studies
  • Former Chair, UW Department of French and Italian
  • Author, "Allegories of Contamination: Pier Paolo Pasolini's Trilogy of Life"
  • Contributor, ArtForum Magazine