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Associate Professor
Canada Research Chair in Premodern Japanese Literature and Culture
Expertise

Japanese literature, medieval Japanese history, women’s writing, Japanese women’s history, Japanese women’s education, travel writing, autobiography, diaries, wet nurses, narratology

phone: 6048224990
University Killam Professor Emerita
Expertise

Timothy Findley biography, representations of Canada in WWI and II, Malcolm Lowry archives, Canadian literature and arts, the Canadian North, the visual arts, theatre, literature, autobiography & biography, Sharon Pollock, Canadian women’s writing including drama

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Associate Professor
Young-Bin Min Chair in Korean Literature and Literary Translation
Expertise

Modern Korean fiction, literary translation

Instructor
Expertise

Shakespeare, Renaissance drama, feminist theory, cultural anthropology, language, gender politics, contemporary drama, poetry

phone: 6048224268
Professor Emeritus
Expertise

Catholic and American literature, Thomas Merton, Daniel Berrigan, Flannery O’Connor, Mary Gordon, Robert Lowell, Walker Percy

phone: 6048228622
phone: 6048223430
Professor
Expertise

Biography, Modernism, James Joyce, Virginia Woolf, Ezra Pound, Leonard Cohen, Philip Roth, Oriental Modernism

phone: 6048224254
phone: 6045124867
Associate Professor, French
Expertise

French culture, fashion and French culture, North American reception of French culture, French, teaching French in Canada and U.S., French literature, European Studies

phone: 6048228723
phone: 6048222879
Professor
Associate Dean for Indigenous Education
Expertise

Indigenous knowledge and Aboriginal health, oral tradition and storytelling, Indigenous teacher education

phone: 6048225286
Associate Professor
Expertise

German and Estonian, theory, figurational sociology and Norbert Elias

phone: 6048225118
phone: 6048226403
Associate Professor Emeritus
Expertise

British, Canadian, Asian Canadian literature

phone: 6048225743
Associate Professor
Expertise

First Nations and Indigenous (Aboriginal) literature, First Nations issues, gender and First Nations cultures, violence against Aboriginal women, prison writing in Canada

phone: 6048225102
Professor
Expertise

Contemporary culture, modernism, T.S. Eliot, contemporary Europe, the Balkans, Sylvia Plath

phone: 6043748315
phone: 6048225102
Associate Professor, Hispanic Studies; Chair, Latin American Studies Program
Expertise

Latin America, Argentina, Chile, Peru, Venezuela, Central America, Mexico, politics, political theory, cultural studies, literature, culture, film, history, the Left, revolution, revolutionary movements, populism, civil society, affect, habit, multitude, posthegemony, educational technology, blogs, Wikipedia

phone: 6043394213
Instructor
Expertise

Shakespeare, renaissance drama, comic book and comic strip literature

phone: 6045604775
University Killam Professor Emeritus
Expertise

Canadian literature

phone: 6048225122
Assistant Professor
Expertise

Eighteenth century, Romantic, Britain, Scotland, home, poverty, novel, poetry, drama, fiction, domestic, Jane Austen, Walter Scott, Laurence Sterne, Henry Fielding, Gothic, Picturesque, aesthetics

phone: 6045625763
phone: 6048225429
Assistant Professor of Germanic Studies
Expertise

German, Germany, Austria, Scandinavia, Sweden, Finland, literature, film, cinema, theory, cultural studies, gender, sexuality, social justice, teaching, East Germany

phone: 6048225118
Executive Director
Expertise

Women filmmakers, auteurship by women filmmakers, Margarethe von Trotta, films by Margarethe von Trotta, Marguerite Duras, Maya Deren, representation of terrorism and media collusion in 1970s Germany, second language acquisition for adults, program development in languages, cultures & travel, non-credit university language programs

phone: 6048220804
phone: 6048220800
Professor
Expertise

Cosmology, science and religion, John Milton, Copernicanism

phone: 6048224092
Professor
Expertise

Russian, Czech, Slovak literature, Dostoevsky, Tolstoy

phone: 6048226431