Rocco ArcuriAdjunct Instructor
Rocco Arcuri was born in Reggio Calabria, Italy. He has dedicated 25 of his professional years to the teaching of Italian and Latin at a New York City high school, from which he retired in 2009. Prior to his career as a professor he worked as a librarian at the New York Public Library at Lincoln Center.
His research interests include Dante studies, Italian literature and Italian poetry, which he enjoys writing. One of his poems has been selected and published recently in “Il Club degli autori 2014-2015” by Montedit. In 2015, He published a collection of poetry, entitled All’aurora destati (Awaken at Dawn) by Legas publishing house.