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, Professor, WCL Undergraduate Director

Ph.D. Rice University (2001). Director of Jewish Studies, Theories of globalization, historiography, religious studies, ethnography, narrative, literary criticism, visual studies, Latin American Studies, Latino Studies, Gender Studies

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.

Duy Lap Nguyen, Assistant Professor

Ph.D. University of California, Irvine (2013). Critical and postcolonial theory, visual studies, Vietnamese studies, world cinema and literature.

Marc Zimmerman, Professor emeritus

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