Ali Behdad

Departments of Comparative Literature and English

European Representation of the Middle East, Victorian Novel and Travel Literature, US Immigration History, 19th Century Photography of/in the Middle East




victor-bascaraVictor Bascara

Department of Asian American Studies

Asian American cultural politics, United States colonialism and imperialism (esp. 1898-present), American literature (late 19th c. to present), Critical race studies, Gender and sexuality, Popular culture



LiaBrozgalLia Brozgal

Department of French & Francophone Studies

20th and 21st century French and Francophone literatures, The North African novel in French, Judeo-Maghrebi literature, Beur culture and Literature



Keith_CamachoKeith L. Camacho

Department of Asian American Studies

American Indian Studies, Asian American Studies, Gender and Sexuality Studies, Indigenous Studies, Micronesian Studies, Pacific Islands Studies





deloughreyelizabethElizabeth DeLoughrey

Department of English

Globalization and Environmental Studies, Diaspora and Indigenous Studies, Caribbean Literatures, Pacific Island Literatures, Critical Race and Gender Studies





fuchsBarbaraBarbara Fuchs

Departments of English & Spanish and Portuguese

Early Modern English and Spanish literature  |  Mediterranean and transatlantic studies  |  Race and religion in the early modern world




Nouri_GanaNouri Gana

Department of Comparative Literature

Comparative Arab, modernist and postcolonial studies. Psychoanalysis, deconstruction and narrative poetics



mishuanagoemanMishuana Goeman

Department of Gender Studies

Native American Literature, 20th Century American Literature, Race and Ethnic Theory




Yogita_GoyalYogita Goyal

Department of English

Black Atlantic/Black Diaspora studies, African American studies, slavery studies, novel, nationalism





francoiseFrançoise Lionnet

Departments of Comparative Literature and French & Francophone Studies

Comparative and Francophone literatures, autobiography, and race and gender studies

Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowships in the Humanities: Cultures in Transnational Perspective



Marissa_LopezMarissa K. Lopez

Department of English

Chicana/o literature; postcoloniality in the United States and Latin America; the intersection of transnational studies, Chicana/o nationalism, and global racialization





Saree_MakdisiSaree Makdisi

Department of English

18th and 19th-century British literature and imperial culture, cultural politics of the contemporary Arab world, Palestine

Mellon Seminar: The Atlantic Imagination in the Age of Romanticism


jorge_marturanoJorge Marturano

Department of Spanish and Portuguese

Latin American and Caribbean literature and cultural studies, Cuban literature and intellectual history, culture and politics in Latin America



Nussbaum_FelicityFelicity Nussbaum

Department of English

Global Eighteenth Century; the literary history of Empire; travel literature; and gender studies



JuanSanchezJuan Sanchez

Department of English

Global Nineteenth Century; Transatlantic Literary Studies; and 19th century Anglo-Hispanic Literary Culture.



jennsharpeJenny Sharpe

Department of English

18th and 19th century British Imperial Culture, Caribbean Literature, Gender Studies



shu-mei_ShihShu-mei Shih

Department of Comparative Literature

Modern and contemporary Chinese literature, sinophone literature, Asian American literature, literary theory, feminism, Marxism, and transnational studies.

Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowships in the Humanities: Cultures in Transnational Perspective


zrinka1Zrinka Stahuljak

Department of French & Francophone Studies

Medieval romance, historiography, and poetry; history of sexuality; medieval Mediterranean; Middle Ages and the nineteenth century; medieval translation theory; translation studies

Mellon Seminar Mediterranean Studies: East and West at the Center, 1050-1600


Dominic-Thomas_2014Dominic Thomas

Department of French & Francophone Studies

Immigration policy in France and the European Union, French politics, African politics, African literature