Literature

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Professors

Steven Cassedy, PhD, Slavic and Comparative Literature

Alain J.-J. Cohen, PhD, Comparative Literature and Film Studies

Stephen D. Cox, PhD, English Literature; Director, Revelle Humanities Writing Program; Academic Senate Distinguished Teaching Award

Cristina Della Coletta, PhD, Italian Literature; Dean, Division of Arts and Humanities

Page duBois, PhD, Classics and Comparative Literature

Fatima El-Tayeb, PhD, African Diaspora and Transnational Studies, Film, Gender Studies

Stephanie H. Jed, PhD, Italian and Comparative Literature

Todd C. Kontje, PhD, German and Comparative Literature

Lisa Lampert-Weissig, PhD, English and Comparative Medieval Studies

Seth Lerer, PhD, English and Comparative Literature

Ping-hui Liao, PhD, Chuan Lyu Endowed Chair in Taiwan Studies

Daisuke Miyao, PhD, Hajime Mori Chair in Japanese Language and Literatur

Rosaura A. Sánchez, PhD, Spanish, Latin American, and Chicano Literature

Shelley Streeby, PhD, American Literature

Pasquale Verdicchio, PhD, Italian and Comparative Literature

Daniel J. Vitkus, PhD, Rebeca Hickel Chair in Early Modern Literature

Yingjin Zhang, PhD, Chinese and Comparative Literature and Film Studies

Oumelbanine Zhiri, PhD, French Literature

Associate Professors

John D. Blanco, PhD, Literatures of the Americas

Dennis Childs, PhD, African American Literature and Culture

Richard S. Cohen, PhD, South Asian Literature

Ben Doller, MFA, Creating Writing, Poetry, and Poetics

Camille Forbes, PhD, Nineteenth-Century African American Literature and Culture

Amelia Glaser, PhD, Slavic and Comparative Literature

Larissa Heinrich, PhD, Chinese Literature

Lily Hoang, MFA, Literature, Creative Writing

Sara E. Johnson, PhD, Comparative Literature

Dayna Kalleres, PhD, Early Christian Literature and Religious Studies

Milos Kokotovic, PhD, Latin American Literature

Jin-Kyung Lee, PhD, Comparative Asian Literature and Culture

Margaret Loose, PhD, English Victorian Literature and Culture

Luis Martin-Cabrera, PhD, Spanish Peninsular and Latin American Literature

Hoang Nguyen, PhD, Literature, Cultural Studies

William A. O’Brien, PhD, German and Comparative Literature

Max Parra, PhD, Mexican and Latin American Literature

Babak Rahimi, PhD, Islamic and Religious Studies

Anna Joy Springer, MFA, Creative Writing and Literary Arts

Megan E. Wesling, PhD, US Literatures

Winifred Woodhull, PhD, French Literature

Assistant Professors

Gloria E. Chacon, PhD, Indigenous Literatures of the Americas

Jacobo Myerston, PhD, Classics and Comparative Literature

Sarah Nicolazzo, PhD, Eighteenth-Century British Literature

Brandon Som, PhD, Literature, Creative Writing

Erin Suzuki, PhD, Asian American and Pacific Island Literatures

Ameeth Vijay, PhD, Modern and Contemporary Global Literatures in English

Kathryn Walkiewicz, PhD, Nineteenth-Century Literatures and Cultures of the United States

Professors Emeriti

Rae Armantrout, MA

Ronald S. Berman, PhD

Carlos Blanco-Aguinaga, PhD

Linda Brodkey, PhD,

Robert Cancel, PhD

Jaime Concha, PhD

Charles R. Cooper, PhD

R. Michael Davidson, PhD

Abraham J. Dijkstra, PhD

Anthony Edwards, PhD

Margit Frenk, PhD

Richard Elliot Friedman, ThD

Marcel Hénaff, PhD

Fanny Q. Howe

Alexandra Isfahani-Hammond, PhD

Susan Kirkpatrick, PhD

Lisa M. Lowe, PhD

James K. Lyon, PhD

George Mariscal, PhD

Louis Adrian Montrose, PhD

Eileen Myles, BA

Roy Harvey Pearce, PhD

Roddey Reid, PhD

Jerome D. Rothenberg, MA

Kathryn Shevelow, PhD

William S. Tay, PhD

Nicole Tonkovich, PhD

Quincy Troupe

Donald T. Wesling, PhD

Wai-lim Yip, PhD

Associate Professors Emeriti

Jack Behar, PhD

David K. Crowne, PhD

Thomas K. Dunseath, PhD

Fred V. Randel, PhD

Marta E. Sánchez, PhD

Cynthia Walk, PhD

Don Edward Wayne, PhD

Lecturers

Adriana deMarchi-Gherini, PhD, Italian Language and Literature

Jeyseon Lee, PhD, Korean Language

Beatrice Pita, PhD, Spanish Language and Latin American Literature

Catherine Ploye, PhD, French Language and Literature

Rebecca Wells, CPhil, Russian Language and Literature

Eliot Wirshbo, PhD, Classical Languages and Literature