French, Turkish, English
Migration and memory in the 20th and 21st centuries.
English, Spanish, Portuguese and Modern Greek
Mediterranean Studies, Cinema & Media Studies
Postcolonial Studies, Diaspora Studies, South Asian-Canadian Literature.
English, French, Spanish, Portuguese
Memory, postcolonialism, phenomenology, borders, migration, translation
Arabic, Spanish, English
Colonization, diaspora, postcolonialism, borders, migration, modern literature and art of the Levant.
English, Latin, Ancient Greek, Italian
Classical reception in the Romantic period; nature and architecture; expressions of grief in poetry; gender and sexuality
Arabic (Classical/ Modern Standard/ Colloquial Varieties), English, French, Italian, Berber
North African Literature, Arabic Contemporary Literature, Morocco and al-Andalus, and Spain-Morocco intercultural exchange, Borders, Migration, Postcolonial Studies, Political Theory.
English, Bengali, Hindi, German, Japanese
Postcolonialism, Shakespeare in Asia, Translation and Adaptation studies, Cinema and Media Studies, Theatre and Visual Arts
English, Korean, Russian, Japanese
Postcolonialism, Transcolonialism, Modernism, Drama, Theatre, Translation
English, French, German, Russian
European modernism; biopolitical discourse and film; detective fiction
English, French, Italian, Persian.
Medieval French, Italian and English literature. Classical Persian literature. Development of the narrative romance genre. "East-West" cultural transmission in the Middle Ages.
English, French, Russian, Spanish
20th and 21st century European and North/South American literature, translation & adaptation studies, critical theory, phenomenology/hermeneutics, theatre, surrealism & avant-garde
English, Polish, French
Polish-Jewish identity narratives, Holocaust literature, memory studies, autobiography, oral history
Twentieth-century American, Japanese, and Yiddish literatures; multilingualism; critical theory; memory studies; avant-garde; modernism/postmodernism
English, Russian, Spanish
English, Russian, and Spanish literatures of the mid to late 20th century; with a particular emphasis on the cultural politics of the Cold War and the neoliberal turn.
My research focuses on representations of border walls and border zones in Soviet, American, and Mexican science fiction and utopian/dystopian novels and films.
German, French and American literature of the early 20th century, especially from the period between the world wars.
Persian, Arabic, English
Greco-Arabic Translation movement, the reception of Classical philosophy in the medieval Islamicate world and its role in the development of "western" intellectual traditions, especially in medieval and early modern Europe
English, French, Italian, Spanish
19th- and early 20th-century British and French literature; literature and the arts; history of the image, visual and material culture; psychoanalytic theory; neuroaesthetics
Mandarin, English, German, Ancient Chinese, Cantonese
German and Chinese 19th-, 20th-, and 21st-century literature, space, gender, modernity
English, Spanish, French
Colonialism & Post-colonialism; Indigenism/Indigenous authors; Anthropological Approaches; Political philosophy and Epistemology; Translation and Adaptation Studies