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Marzieh Abedin

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  • Title: Graduate Employee, Italian, MA
  • Phone: 346-4203
  • Office: #30, Friendly Hall
  • Affiliated Departments: Romance Languages
  • Adviser: Prof. Sergio Rigoletto
  • Interests: Italian language and culture, Italian Medieval and Modern Literature, Cinema studies, Second language acquisition (Teaching pronounciation), Gender studies, Colonial- Postcolonial studies, Psychoanalysis

Bonnie Auguston

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  • Title: Graduate Employee, French, MA
  • Office: Friendly Hall 30
  • Office Hours: Tuesdays 11am-1pm
  • Adviser: Dr. Fabienne Moore
  • Interests: French Language and Literature, Theatre, Foreign Language Pedagogy

Lara Boyero

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  • Title: Graduate Employee, Spanish, MA
  • Office: Friendly 30
  • Office Hours: W and F: 1pm-2pm
  • Adviser: Analisa Taylor
  • Interests: Hispanic theatre, teaching Spanish as a second language with new and different methos, problems to learn a second language

Natalie Brenner

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  • Title: Graduate Employee, French, PhD Candidate
  • Office: Esslinger 192H
  • Office Hours: Tuesday & Thursday 2:30-3:30 or by appt.
  • Adviser: Evlyn Gould
  • Interests: 20th and 21st century French and Francophone literature, memoir and life-writing, Judaic studies, diaspora and postcolonial studies, gender theory, memory, second language pedagogy

Cristina Carnemolla

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  • Title: MA student and GE instructor in Italian
  • Phone: 346-4203
  • Office: Yamada Language Center
  • Office Hours: Thursdays 11: 00- 12: 50 and by appointment
  • Adviser: Dr. Nathalie Hester
  • Interests: Italian literature - "Questione Meridionale" - Ecocriticism- Sicilian literature and dialect - Mediterranean studies- Spanish literature -Applied linguistics and Teaching methodologies

Sabina Carp

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  • Title: GE in Romance Languages
  • Additional Title: PhD Candidate
  • Phone: 346-4497
  • Office: Esslinger 192 H
  • 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

Cassandra Chaney

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  • Title: Graduate Employee, French, MA
  • Phone: 346-4203
  • Office: FR 30
  • Office Hours: Tuesdays, 11:00-1:00
  • Adviser: Fabienne Moore

Stacey Christian

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  • Title: Graduate Employee, Spanish, MA
  • Phone: 346-4203
  • Office: Friendly 30
  • Adviser: Analisa Taylor
  • Interests: second language acquisition, gender studies, Spanish civil war literature and art, post-Franco literature and art, Catalan

Jordan Clementi

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  • Title: GE of Romance Languages
  • Phone: (719)242-1229
  • Office: Friendly 30
  • Office Hours: M12-1 BY APPT W11-12
  • Affiliated Departments: Ethnic Studies, European Studies, Women's And Gender Studies, Yamada Language Center
  • Adviser: Browning
  • Interests: Decolonial Identity Formation, Collective Identities, Decolonial Power Structures

Elizabeth Cogan

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  • Title: PhD candidate
  • Additional Title: GE in French
  • Phone: 346-4497
  • Office: 192G Esslinger
  • Office Hours: 10:00am - 11:00am Mon, Tues, Wed
  • Adviser: Evlyn Gould
  • Interests: Late 19th century French literature, narrative theory, rhetoric

Valeria Del Barco

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  • Title: Graduate Employee, Spanish, PhD candidate
  • Phone: 346-4497
  • Office: 192 G Esslinger Hall
  • Office Hours: W 2-4
  • Adviser: Amanda Powell, Leah Middlebrook Co-chairs
  • Interests: Transatlanticism, Colonial Literature in Spanish America, Golden Age Poetry, Gender Studies, Latin American Studies, Intertextuality.
  • Website: Website

Erin Gallo

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  • Title: Graduate Employee, Spanish, PhD candidate
  • Phone: 346-4497
  • Office: Esslinger 192L
  • Office Hours: Mondays 1-3 PM
  • Affiliated Departments: Women's And Gender Studies
  • Adviser: Pedro García-Caro
  • Interests: Second-Wave feminist theory, 20th Century Mexican literature, nationalism, Transatlantic studies

Iñaki Gonzalo

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  • Title: Graduate Employee, Spanish, PhD Candidate
  • Phone: 346-4497
  • Office: Esslinger 192 K (Spring: Lib 42)
  • Office Hours: Spring term: T&Th 1.20-2.20 and by appointment (email me)
  • Adviser: Dr. Gina Herrmann
  • Interests: Iberian Cultural Studies, New Spanish Cinema, Soccer Studies, Gender Studies

Sheela Hadjivassiliou

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  • Title: Graduate Employee, French, PhD student
  • Phone: 346-4497
  • Office: Esslinger 192M
  • Office Hours: Mon 3:30-4:30, Tues 2:00-3:00
  • Adviser: Fabienne Moore
  • Interests: Postcolonial Studies, Feminist Theory, Literary Translation, Francophone Literature, Indian Ocean, Caribbean

Cristhian Hernández García

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  • Title: GE in French, M.A
  • Phone: 346-4203
  • Office: Friendly- 30
  • Interests: French and Spanish Colonial and Postcolonial Literature

Jon Jaramillo

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  • Title: PhD Student
  • Additional Title: Graduate Employee
  • Phone: 346-8297
  • Office: Esslinger 192M
  • City: Eugene
  • Office Hours: Wednesdays 1 to 1:50 pm and 3 to 3:50 pm
  • Adviser: Pedro García Caro
  • Interests: Politics, Post colonial Studies, Philosophy, SLAT, Queer Studies, Women's and Gender Studies, Poetry, Cinema, Translation Studies
  • Website: Website

Lora Jury

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  • Title: MA Student and GE Instructor in Italian
  • Phone: 541346203
  • Office: 30 Friendly Hall
  • City: Eugene
  • Office Hours: Wednesday 13.30 - 14.30, Thursday 13.00-14.00
  • Adviser: Dr. Nathalie Hester
  • Interests: Gender, Class, Neorealist Cinema, Modern Transnational Women's Studies and 19th Century Italian Literature

Paul Kaveney

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  • Title: Graduate Employee, Spanish, MA
  • Phone: 346-4203
  • Office: 30 FR
  • Office Hours: 10:30-11:30, Tuesdays & Wednesdays
  • Affiliated Departments: Translation Studies
  • Adviser: Dr. Karen McPherson
  • Interests: Translation; short story, frame narrative, & fabliaux; medieval Spanish & French literature, history, & culture; early music (1150–1750)

Peter Kinzig

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  • Title: Graduate Employee, Italian, M.A.
  • Phone: 541-346-4203
  • Office: Friendly 2
  • Office Hours: Tuesday 11:30-1:30 and by appt.
  • Adviser: Sergio Rigoletto
  • Interests: Italian language and culture, second language acquisition, language pedagogy, dialectology, medieval studies, gender and sexuality, queer studies

Rafael Núñez Rodríguez

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  • Title: GE in Spanish
  • Phone: 346-4203
  • Office: Yamada Language Centre
  • Office Hours: W 9- 9: 50 am/ TR 12- 12: 50
  • Affiliated Departments: Romance Languages
  • Adviser: Leah Middlebrook
  • Interests: Siglos de Oro, realismo, Benito Pérez Galdós, novela, poesía contemporánea, crítica literaria.

Valeria Ochoa

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  • Title: Spanish GE, MA Student
  • Additional Title: Language Teaching Specialization Program
  • Phone: 541-346-4203
  • Office: Friendly 30
  • Office Hours: Mon./Wed. 12:50-1:50 p.m.
  • Adviser: Keli Yerian
  • Interests: Applied Linguistics, Language Acquisition and Teaching, Bilingualism, Heritage Language Acquisition, TESOL

Marian Paiva Mediavilla

  • Title: GE in Spanish
  • Additional Title: 2 year MA student
  • Phone: 6-4203
  • Office: Friendly 30
  • Office Hours: Fridays 10 to 12
  • Adviser: Mayra Bottaro
  • Interests: Transatlantic and Media Studies. Gender Studies.
  • Website: Website

Doralba Perez Ibanez

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  • Title: Graduate Employee, Spanish, PhD candidate
  • Phone: 6-4203
  • Office: Esslinger 192F
  • Office Hours: Tuesday 8:50-9:40 /11:00-11:50 and by Appointment
  • Adviser: Dr. Cecilia Enjuto Rangel
  • Interests: Spanish and francophone Caribbean literatures, Latin american literature and cinema studies

Lorella Pini

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  • Title: Graduate Employee, Romance Languages M.A.
  • Phone: 485-210-7068
  • Office: Friendly 30
  • Office Hours: WED 10:00-12:00 and by Appt.
  • Adviser: Sergio Rigoletto
  • Interests: The Middle Ages Italian literature, Italian women literature and culture, Politics of Italian identity.

Mariko Plescia

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  • Title: Graduate Employee, Spanish, PhD candidate
  • Phone: 346-4497
  • Office: 192K Esslinger North
  • Adviser: Dr. Cecilia Enjuto Rangel
  • Interests: Latin American film and cultural studies, critical temporalities, documentary film genre, film festival, Ecuador

Yasmin Silvia Portales Machado

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  • Title: Graduate Employee, Spanish, MA
  • Office: Friendly Hall 30
  • City: Eugene
  • Office Hours: Tuesday 12 - 12:50 pm, Wednesday 3 - 3:50 pm
  • Adviser: Mayra Bottaro
  • Interests: Science Fiction, Queer Studies, Gender in Cuban Speculative Literature, Fanfiction

Kevin Regan-Maglione

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  • Title: Graduate Employee, Italian, PhD candidate
  • Phone: 346-4497
  • Office: Esslingler 192 L
  • Office Hours: Tuesdays 9:30am-11:30am or by appointment
  • Adviser: Dr. Sergio Rigoletto
  • Interests: Romance language studies, archival politics, testimony, queer theory, temporality

Brandon Rigby

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  • Title: PhD candidate in Spanish
  • Additional Title: GE of Spanish-speaking study abroad programs, Global Education Oregon
  • Office: Esslinger 192B
  • Adviser: Cecilia Enjuto-Rangel
  • Interests: Self-translation, Poetry, Transatlantic studies, Postcolonial studies

Natalie Rush

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  • Title: Graduate Employee, French, MA
  • Office: Friendly 30
  • Office Hours: Tuesdays 1:00-3:00
  • Adviser: Fabienne Moore
  • Interests: Language teaching, 19th and 20th century French literature, art history

Maryam Saedi

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  • Title: PhD student
  • Phone: 346-4497
  • Office: 198c Esslinger
  • Adviser: Dr. Cory Browning
  • Interests: 19th and 20th century French studies, film studies, literary experimentalism

Riccardo Sama

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  • Title: Graduate Employee, Italian, M.A.
  • Phone: 346-4203
  • Office: Friedly 30
  • Office Hours: Mon-Tue 12:55-13:55
  • Affiliated Departments: Romance Languages
  • Adviser: Gina Psaki
  • Interests: Teaching Italian as a second language, medieval studies, Latin, linguistics, modern Italian literature

Nagore Sedano

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  • Title: Graduate Employee, Spanish, PhD candidate
  • Additional Title: Grader, Women's and Gender Studies
  • Phone: 346-4497
  • Office: Esslinger 192K
  • Office Hours: Spring 2017: Mondays and Wednesdays 2.30-3.30pm
  • Affiliated Departments: Women's And Gender Studies
  • Adviser: Dr. Cecilia Enjuto Rangel
  • Interests: Gender Studies, Exile, Basque American literature, Transatlantic Studies, and Contemporary Spanish literature and film.

Eva Serfozo

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  • Title: Graduate Employee, Spanish, PhD Candidate
  • Phone: 346-4497
  • Office: ESL 192J
  • Office Hours: W 2:00-3:45 and by appt.
  • Adviser: Gina Herrmann
  • Interests: Hispanic Novel and Autobiography in the 20th&21st century, Transition from Dictatorship to Democracy, Holocaust & Memory Studies, Idea of Europe, Eastern Europe

Alexandra Slav

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  • Title: Graduate Employee, French,
  • Additional Title: PhD candidate
  • Phone: 346-4497
  • Office: Esslinger 192 J
  • Office Hours: Tuesdays 10:30-12:30 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;

Laurel Sturgis O’Coyne

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  • Title: Graduate Employee, French, M.A.
  • Phone: 346-4203
  • Office: Friendly Hall 002
  • Office Hours: Wed 10:30-11:30am and Thurs 1:30-2:30pm
  • Affiliated Departments: Comparative Literature Department
  • Adviser: Professor Karen McPherson
  • Interests: Literature and language in all forms, especially concentrating on studies in eco-criticism, food and environment, translation, women and gender, and cinema.

Katelyn Tassan

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  • Title: Graduate Employee, Spanish, MA
  • Phone: 346-4203
  • Office: Friendly 30
  • Office Hours: M 7:50-9:50am
  • Adviser: Amanda Powell
  • Interests: Early Modern Spanish and Colonial Mystic Writers, Spanish Sociolinguistics (Border Studies, SHL Pedagogy)

Macarena Tejada López

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  • Title: Graduate Employee, Spanish, PhD Student
  • Phone: 346-4497
  • Office: Esslinger 198B
  • Office Hours: W 4-5 (EMU 230) or by appointment.
  • Adviser: Gina Herrmann
  • Interests: Memory studies, Spanish Civil War, Soviet Union, Holocaust Studies.

Anthony Tribit

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  • Title: GE in Romance Languages, PhD
  • Phone: 346-4497
  • Office: Esslinger 192F
  • Office Hours: Tues & Weds 11am-12pm and by appt.
  • Interests: Medieval Studies, Old French, Old Spanish, Chivalry, Masculinity and Gender, Discourse Theory, Organizational Studies

Austin Vander Wel

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  • Title: Graduate Employee, Spanish, MA
  • Phone: 346-4203
  • Office: Friendly Hall 30
  • Office Hours: Tuesdays & Thursdays 2:00-3:00
  • Adviser: Robert Davis
  • Interests: Latin American Studies, Postcolonial Studies, Second Language Acqusition

Javier Velasco

  • Title: GE Spanish. PhD candidate
  • Phone: 346-4497
  • Office: 198B Esslinger Hall North
  • Office Hours: Tuesdays 11:00-13:50
  • Interests: Marxist theory, postcolonial studies, performance studies, aesthetics of art and politics

Yosa Vidal-Collados

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  • Title: PHD student
  • Additional Title: Spanish-French
  • Office: 198 Esslinger
  • City: Eugene
  • Adviser: Cecilia Enjuto-Rangel
  • Interests: Latin American literature, the relationship between literature and philosophy, cartoons and political humor, creative writing.

Kiana Youssefzadeh

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  • Title: Graduate Employee, French, MA
  • Phone: 346-4203
  • Office: Friendly 30
  • Office Hours: Thursday 12:30-2:30
  • Adviser: Fabienne Moore
  • 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

Angela Zagarella

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