Orietta Ombrosi teaches moral philosophy at Sapienza, University of Rome. She was a teacher and research fellow at the University of the Mediterranean, followed by the University of Bologna. She has edited collective books including, most recently, Ebraismo al femminile. Percorsi diversi di intellettuali ebree del Novecento (Florence, 2017). Among her monographs are L’umano ritrovato. Saggio su Emmanuel Levinas (Milan, 2010) and The Twilight of Reason. Benjamin, Adorno, Horkheimer and Levinas tested by the Catastrophe (Boston, 2012).