Graduate Student Profiles

AguirreJuanCarlos

Juan Carlos Aguirre 
Email: juan.carlos@nyu.edu 
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.

AminianTabriziArash
BenningerElizabeth

Elizabeth Benninger 
Email: ecb358@nyu.edu 

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

BiareishykSiarhei
ChuAndreaLong
ClarkWilliam
CorriganCecilia
DallalZiad
DayalSmaran
TatianaEfremova
GelmanCharles
GitlinDaniella
HarperTyler
HuntingBenedict
KrimperMichael
SibleyEmily

Emily Sibley
Email: esl316@nyu.edu 
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

MillerAlexander
NadiraShirin
PerryAmanda
QuigleyGabriel

Gabriel Quigley 
Email: geq201@nyu.edu 
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.

RagniAndrew
ReisogluMertBahadir

Zach Rivers 
Email: jzr220@nyu.edu 
Research Interests: Feminist Philosophy, Deconstruction, Theories of Sexual Difference, Ancient Greek Literature and Philosophy, Gender Studies, Feminist Political Economy, Black Metal Theory

SchaffnerConstanza
ThomasDevin
TursiGiancarlo
WangQin