Undergraduate Tutorial Board


Paul Chouchana

Graduate Student
Tutorial Board Member 2020-2021

Research Fields:
- Critical Theory / Poetics (Frankfurt School, French Theory, phenomenology, moral and political philosophy, psychoanalysis, semiotics, new materialism)
-19th and 20th century European novel, specifically in Russian, French, and English.
- Film theory and history
-Translation Studies and practice
- Education policy and equity

Themes: Memory, trauma, loss, exile, displacement, travel, bilingualism, bildungsroman, écriture de soi, childhood, space, cities, objects, modernity, consumer culture, politics of memory, WWII, literary markets, personal essay, cultural criticism, school.

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Jacob Meister

Graduate Student
Tutorial Board Teaching Fellow 2020-2021

Research Fields: Nineteenth-century European novel (French, Russian, British); Franco-Russian literary exchange (18th-20th centuries); Russian formalism and Mikhail Bakhtin; sociology of literature; theories of the novel (narratology); theories of genre; medical humanities; literature and science; global health; Romanticism and its afterlives; Epistolary novel and Enlightenment; Urban studies.... Read more about Jacob Meister

Ernest Mitchell

Ernest Julius Mitchell

Lecturer in History and Literature
Tutorial Board Member

Research Fields: The Black Renaissance (Zora Neale Hurston, Claude McKay, Alain Locke, Nella Larsen); Aesthetics (Giorgio Agamben, Walter Benjamin, Anne Carson, Fred Moten, George Santayana); Phenomenology (Heidegger, Merleau-Ponty, Frantz Fanon, Judith Butler); American Expatriate Modernism (Lost Generation, Black Writers in Paris); Literary Non-fiction (essays, interviews, letters, memoirs); Religion and Literature... Read more about Ernest Julius Mitchell

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Hudson Vincent

Hudson Vincent

Graduate Student
Bok Pedagogy Fellow, 2020-2021
Tutorial Board Teaching Fellow Fall 2020

Research Fields:   Classical and Renaissance literatures; the global Baroque; the history of rhetoric; the history of art; continental philosophy; and prison literature.

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Thomas Wisniewski

Lecturer on Comparative Literature, 2020-2021
Tutorial Board Member 2020-2021

Research fields: Nineteenth- and twentieth-century European and Latin American literature; modernism and the fin-de-siècle; world literature; the comparative arts; translation studies; rhythm; orality; the novel; literary history and biography.
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Fall 2020: TBD