International Comparative Studies Program Faculty: Research Interests


  1. Leo Ching, Popular Cultural and Colonial Studies
  2. Roberto M. Dainotto, Literature and Place, Nationalism and Regionalism, Aesthetic Theory, Italian Idealism, ...
  3. John D. French, I am an historian of modern Latin America with a ...
  4. Mbaye Lo, Modern Standard Arabic (MSA), oral proficiency-based language teaching and testing. ...
  5. Jocelyn Olcott, I work on feminist history of modern Mexico. My first ...
  6. Sumathi Ramaswamy, history of cartography, South Asian visual culture, cultural history of India, philanthropy in India


  1. Jehanne Gheith, 19th & 20th Century Literature, Gulag, Women's & Gender Studies, Cultural Memory
  2. Frances S. Hasso, social movements, states, gender, sexuality, Arab world, Middle East, Islam

Associate Professor of the Practice

  1. Catherine Mathers, United States, Africa, Travel, Humanitarianism, Global Development, Popular Culture
  2. Jessica Namakkal, South Asia, France, Empire, Migration, Global and Postcolonial History