Juan Carlos Aguirre
Research Interests: 20th- and 21st-century Latin American and Latino literatures; critical theory; Global South studies; cultural and media studies; literary journalism and nonfiction; testimonial and nonfiction literatures; theory of history and historiography; decolonial aesthetics.
Research Interests: 19th- and 20th-century literatures and intellectual histories of the Middle East, southern Europe, and Latin America; Global South studies; Marxisms; internationalisms; regionalisms; realism and naturalism; genre theory; feminist theory; gender theory; queer theory; translation and adaptation
Research Interests: materialist approaches to literary criticism and theory; theory and history of ideology; Marxism and Leninism; psychoanalysis; modern European history
Research Interests: 19th– and 20th–century French, English, and comparative literatures, philosophy and literature, modernisms, political theory, poetics, aesthetics
Research Interests: 19th-21st century Arabic literature, North African literature in French and Arabic, intersections of literature and the political, literary history of the Middle East, translation theory, migration studies
Research Interests: Caribbean literature and history; literature of the Americas in English, French, Spanish, and Portuguese; revolutionary discourse
Research Interests: My current research is tied to examining Arabic and Middle-Eastern appropriations of French existentialist literature and philosophy from a Deconstructionist perspective. This research also takes into consideration how postcolonial contexts frame issues of haunting, origin, and translation in these texts.
Research Interests: Psychoanalysis and deconstruction, sexuality in the colonial archive, queer of color critique, travel literature, literatures of human rights
Mert Bahadir Reisoglu
Research Interests: Literature and cinema of migration, 20th and 21st Century German literature and cinema, media theory, Turkish literature
Research Interests: Feminist Philosophy, Deconstruction, Theories of Sexual Difference, Ancient Greek Literature and Philosophy, Gender Studies, Feminist Political Economy, Black Metal Theory