He is a researcher of political philosophy at the Suor Orsola Benincasa University of Naples. A scholar of twentieth-century German and French thought and literature, he has written monographs on Walter Benjamin, Eric Weil and Alexandre Kojève, the book Foto di gruppo con servo e signore (Castelvecchi 2017), and the essay I tuoi occhi come pietre. Trauma e memoria in W.G. Sebald, Paul Celan, Charlotte Salomon (Castelvecchi 2020). He has edited works by Max Weber (Economia e società, Donzelli 2003-2018), Walter Benjamin (Senza scopo finale; Esperienza e povertà, Castelvecchi 2017 e 2018) and Georges Bataille (Piccole ricapitolazioni comiche, Aragno 2015). In the extra-academic field he has published Berlino Zoo Station (Cooper 2012), Happy Diaz (Arcana 2015), and Nico e le maree (Castelvecchi 2019).