World Cultures & Literatures
University of Houston
613 Agnes Arnold Hall
Houston, TX 77204-3006
Phone: (713) 743-8350
Fax: (713) 743-2693

Faculty

Alessandro Carrera, Professor, WCL Graduate Director

“Dottore in Filosofia,” Università degli Studi, Milan, Italy (1980). Associate Professor, Director of Italian Studies. Italian Language, Literature and Culture. Philosophy and Literature. Music and Literature. Music and Philosophy. Creative Writing.

Marie-Theresa Hernández, Associate Professor, WCL Undergraduate Director

Michael Adair-Kriz, Lecturer

Sharon Marquart

Ph.D. University of Michigan. Visiting Assistant Professor. Interests: Modern French and Spanish literature, film and culture, comparative literature, critical theory, feminist theory.

Marc Zimmerman, Professor emeritus

Other faculty from the Department of Modern and Classical Languages also frequently teach WCL courses and participate in the program.