Faculty and Staff

Steering Committee Members at Bryn Mawr

Shiamin Kwa

Co-Chair and Associate Professor of East Asian Languages and Cultures and Co-Director of Comparative Literature
Areas of Focus
Issues of translation, adaptation, and global circulation in narrative fiction and theatrical performance
Contact
Phone
610-526-5671
Location Old Library 127
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Edwige Crucifix

Assistant Professor of French and Francophone Studies
Areas of Focus
20th and 21st C. Francophone Literature, Maghreb, postcolonial studies, women and gender studies.
Contact
Phone
610-526-5384
Location Old Library 146
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Martín L. Gaspar

Associate Professor and Acting Chair of Spanish and Co-Director of Latin American, Iberian, and Latina/o Studies
Areas of Focus
Latin American intellectual history; 20th and 21st century Latin American fiction and film; translation studies
Contact
Phone
610-526-5681
Location Old Library 143
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Alessandro Giammei

Assistant Professor of Italian
Areas of Focus
Modern Italian literature & visual culture, Renaissance revivals, reception aesthetics, chivalric fiction, intersections of otherness...
Contact
Phone
610-526-5666
Location Old Library 106
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Timothy Harte

Provost and Professor of Russian
Areas of Focus
20th-century Russian Literature, Film, and Culture
Contact
Phone
610-526-5167
Location Taylor 102
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María Cristina Quintero

Fairbank Professor in the Humanities and Professor and Chair of Spanish
Areas of Focus
Sixteenth and Seventeenth-Century Spanish literature, women writers, gender studies, Cervantes, lyric, and theater.
Contact
Phone
610-526-5080
Location Old Library 144
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Roberta Ricci

Professor and Chair of Italian on the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Chair in the Humanities
Areas of Focus
Philology, Paleography, History of the Manuscript, Medieval, Renaissance Studies, Film Studies, Comparative Literature.
Contact
Phone
610-526-5048
Location Old Library 134
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Qinna Shen

Associate Professor and Chair of German
Areas of Focus
German Studies (20th century), Film Studies, and Transnational Studies
Contact
Phone
610-526-7312
Location Old Library 139
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Jamie K. Taylor

Associate Professor and Chair of Literatures in English
Areas of Focus
Medieval British literature and culture; medieval legal procedure; critical and cultural theory
Contact
Phone
610-526-5314
Location English House 213
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José Vergara

Assistant Professor of Russian
Areas of Focus
20th- and 21st-century Russian literature, contemporary Russian culture, prison writing, environmental humanities, digital humanities  ...
Contact
Phone
610-526-5188
Location Russian Center 6
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Steering Committee Members at Haverford


Imke Brust > 

Assistant Professor of German

Email: ibrust@haverford.edu
Phone: 610-896-2972


Roberto Castillo Sandoval

Associate Professor of Spanish

Email: rcastill@haverford.edu
Phone: 610-896-1344


Maud McInerney

The Laurie Ann Levin Professor of Comparative Literature and Professor of English; Co-Chair of Comparative Literature

Email: mmcinern@haverford.edu
Phone: 610-896-1156


Jerry Miller

Associate Professor of Philosophy and Chair of Philosophy Department

Email: j1miller@haverford.edu
Phone: 610-896-1055


Luis Rodriguez-Rincon

Assistant Professor of Spanish

Emaillrodrigue1@haverford.edu


David Sedley

Associate Professor of French

Email: dsedley@haverford.edu
Phone: 610-896-1439

 

Emeritus Faculty

Azade Seyhan

Fairbank Professor Emeritus in the Humanities and Research Professor
Areas of Focus
German Classicism and Romanticism, cultural diversity in the modern German society, philosophical approaches to criticism, women’s writin...
Contact
Phone
610-526-5382
Location Old Library 135
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Contact Us

Comparative Literature

Old Library 103
Bryn Mawr College
101 N. Merion Avenue
Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania 19010-2899
Phone: 610-526-5198
Fax: 610-526-7479

Shiamin Kwa
Co-Chair and Associate Professor of East Asian Languages and Cultures and Co-Director of Comparative Literature
Phone: 610-526-5671
skwa@brynmawr.edu

Maud McInerney, Co-Director and Major Advisor
The Laurie Ann Levin Professor of Comparative Literature and Professor of English
Woodside Cottage 203, Haverford College
Phone: 610-896-1156
mmcinern@haverford.edu

Oliva Cardona, Program Assistant
Phone: 610-526-5198
ocardona@brynmawr.edu