Elena Esposito

Prof. Dr. Elena Esposito teaches Sociology of Communication at the University of Modena-Reggio Emilia. She published many works on the theory of social systems, media theory and sociology of financial markets. Among them The Future of Futures. The Time of Money in Society and Finance, Edward Elgar, Cheltenham, 2011 (German Carl Auer, Heidelberg 2010; Italian ETS, Pisa, 2009); Die Fiktion der wahrscheinlichen Realität, Suhrkamp, Frankfurt a.M., 2007 (Italian Meltemi, Roma, 2008); I paradossi della moda. Originalità e transitorietà nella società moderna, Baskerville, Bologna, 2004 (German Suhrkamp, Frankfurt a.M. 2004; Portug. forthcoming); Soziales Vergessen. Formen und Medien des Gedächtnisses der Gesellschaft, Suhrkamp, Frankfurt a.M., 2002 (Italian Laterza, Roma, 2001); Luhmann In Glossario, Angeli, Milano, 1995 (German Suhrkamp, Frankfurt a.M., 1997; Spanish  Iberoamericana, Mexico City, 1996; Japanese Kokubun-sha, Tokio 2002).