Research Fields: Modernist fiction (anglophone, francophone, Austrian, Balkan); the Habsburg myth; ancient Greece; world literature; narrative theory; music; film; artificial life, human vs. non-human; medical humanities, science writing; islands and utopias; Pacific literature; Tocharian, Sanskrit, and Chinese tales of the Silk Road. ... Read more about Nina Begus
Research Fields: Comparative Modernisms, Modern and Classical Arabic Literature, Modern Hebrew Literature, Hebrew Bible, 20th Century Anglo-American and European Poetry & Fiction. ... Read more about Daniel Behar
Research Fields: Migration and diaspora studies; postcolonial literature and theory; women and gender studies; bilingualism; sociolinguistics; questions of identity and nationhood, particularly Mediterranean; Latin and Ancient Greek literature and philosophy, Italian literature, contemporary fiction and creative writing. ... Read more about Francesca Bellei
Research Fields: 19th- and 20th-century European literature (German, Italian, Polish); literary criticism; aesthetics; music and theater; epics and elegies; translation studies; travel literature; literary criticism; multiculturalism and migration, cross-cultural encounters; European intellectual history; comparative arts and intermediality; cities in literature. ... Read more about Cecily Cai
Research Fields: Modern and contemporary Arabic and Latin American literature, translation, poetry, postcoloniality, women and gender studies, translingualism, literary and cultural exchanges between Latin America and the Middle East. ... Read more about Phoebe Bay Carter
Research Fields: Global Modernism and the literary Avant-Garde (Chinese, English, French, Japanese), literature and politics, Sinophone studies, 20th century European thoughts, transculturation theory, translation studies, world literature. ... Read more about Fangdai Chen
Research Fields:Modern poetry (British and American); psychoanalysis (Lacanian); literary and critical theory; medieval literature; liturgy and liturgical texts; literature and music; medical humanities. ... Read more about Marina Connelly
Research Fields: religion and literature, comparative modernisms, translation studies, affect theory, medical humanities, psychoanalysis, posthuman and animal studies. ... Read more about Sarah Corrigan
Research Fields: Greek, Persian and Latin literature; Greek epic and tragedy; Persian epic; Latin epic; Urdu folklore and Dastan literature; oral poetics; performance studies; ancient Greek music; mythology; history and legend of Alexander the Great; themes: travel, kinship, heroes; allegory; Arthurian legend; medieval, renaissance and pre-modern epic (Dante, Milton, Tale of Genji); 19th-(20th) century American literature (Poe, Faulkner, Twain); magical realism; postmodernism.
Research Fields: 19th, 20th, and contemporary Russian/Soviet, Latin American, Eastern European, and American literatures; African American and Southern American narratives; violence; political theory; narratology; national space programs and the cosmos in literature; 20th and 21st century philosophy and theory; the influence of Latin American literature on Soviet and Eastern European literatures.