For a complete and chronological list of my publications please ask for my CV.



Colasanti, Valentina. 2018. Romance morphosyntactic microvariation in complementizer and auxiliary systems. Doctoral dissertation, University of Cambridge.

Colasanti, Valentina. 2015. The Complementizer system of Cepranese. M.Phil dissertation, University of Cambridge.


Peer-reviewed Journal Articles

Colasanti, Valentina. 2018. La doppia serie di complementatori nei dialetti del Lazio meridionale: un approccio microparametrico. Revue de Linguistique Romane, 82:65-91.  Pre-publication draft


Book Chapters

Colasanti, Valentina. 2018. ‘Matrix complementizers in Italo-Romance’, in S. Cruschina, A. Ledgeway and E. Remberger (eds.), Italian Dialectology at the Interface. Amsterdam: John Benjamins (with Giuseppina Silvestri)  Pre-publication draft

Colasanti, Valentina. 2017. ‘Towards a microparameter C-hierarchy in Italo-Romance’, in G. Pană Dindelegan, R. Zafiu, A. Dragomirescu, A. Nicolae, I. Nicula Paraschiv (eds.), Romance Syntax. Comparative and diachronic perspectives. Newcastle: Cambridge Scholars Publishing.  Pre-publication draft


Conference Proceedings

Colasanti, Valentina. 2018. ‘On Factivity: speculations on the split-CP in Upper-Southern Italian Dialects’, in G. Samo, K. Martini, & G. Bocci, Proceedings of the 1st SynCart Workshop. Special issue of Generative Grammar @ Geneva, vol. XI, University of Geneva.  Pdf

Colasanti, Valentina. 2017. ‘On Triple Complementation in Southern Lazio dialects’, in Proceedings of Structure, Use and Meaning, University of Brasov, 21-24 September 2016.  Pre-publication draft