Edoardo Lombardi Vallauri

Edoardo Lombardi Vallauri is full professor of General Linguistics at Roma Tre University. His main research interests are in the fields of general linguistics, Japanese linguistics, Italian linguistics, persuasive communication, language and the brain. For his scientific work, please check the long CV and his pages on academia.edu and on researchgate. For a wider public, he has written the following books: Parlare l’italiano (Il Mulino), La linguistica in pratica (Il Mulino), Capire la mente cattolica (Le Lettere), Semplificare. Micro-filosofie del quotidiano (Eri-Rai & AUP), Parole di giornata (con Giorgio Moretti, Il Mulino), Onomatopea e fonosimbolismo (con Luca Nobile,  Carocci), La lingua disonesta (Il Mulino) and Ancora Bigotti (Einaudi). He has created and conducted the format Castelli in Aria (Rai Radio Tre). He is the founder and director of the website rightpronunciation.com for the pronunciation of important names, and of the website oppp.it (Osservatorio Permanente sulla Pubblicità e la Propaganda).