Research fields: U.S, Brazilian, and French literatures (1850s-present), transculturation, higher education, Norwegian diaspora, multiculturalism and universalism, identity studies, postcolonial studies, nationalism, race, migration
Education: Ph.D. Comparative Literature, Harvard University (in progress)
A.M. Comparative Literature, Harvard University
M.Phil. Comparative and International Education, University of Oslo
B.A. English, University of Southern California
Founded as a graduate program in 1904 and joining with the undergraduate Literature Concentration in 2007, Harvard’s Department of Comparative Literature operates at the crossroads of multilingualism, literary study, and media history.