Diana Moore

Diana Moore

Adjunct Lecturer

Education

M.Phil in Modern European History, The Graduate Center, CUNY

B.A. in History and Italian Studies, Fordham University

Bio

Diana Moore is from Albany, New York. She has taught at John Jay as an adjunct instructor since fall 2012. She is a doctoral candidate at the Graduate Center, CUNY specializing in modern Italian history. Her dissertation that examines a group of transnational Anglo-Italian women who were active in Italian unification and state building in the second half of the nineteenth century. By doing so, she challenges earlier histories that focused solely on the political activities of Italian men and reveals how the Italian state was shaped by charitable, transnational, and female forces.