Interests:Italian language and culture, Italian Medieval and Modern Literature, Cinema studies, Second language acquisition (Teaching pronounciation), Gender studies, Colonial- Postcolonial studies, Psychoanalysis
Interests:21st Century Francophone and Hispanophone Caribbean, and North-West African novels, Global South Studies, US Third World Feminism, Border Studies, Affect Theory, Social Theories of Power, Activist Scholarship
Office Hours:Thursday 1:30-3:30 and by appointment
Adviser:Professor Evlyn Gould
Interests:Modern and contemporary French and Francophone literatures; aesthetics and political thought; literary theory; Levinasian ethics in postcolonial studies; second language pedagogy; film and visual culture, primarily in post-1989 Eastern European Cinema;
Office Hours:Monday 2:00 pm-3:00 pm, Wednesday 11:00 am-12:00 pm, or by appointment.
Interests:Franco-Iranian politics, Foucault, Middle Eastern representation in French literature (19th and 20th century), French cinema, Franco-Iranian feminist relations in the 20th century, Second language acquisition, Post colonial studies