Department Contacts

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Students pursuing a global literary interdisciplinary minor will work with faculty members from multiple academic departments.

Keyne Cheshire

  • Joel O. Conarroe Professor of Classics


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Scott Denham

  • Dana Professor of German Studies

Primary Areas of Expertise

  • Germany
  • Holocaust
  • Literary Translation
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Amanda Ewington

  • Chair & Professor of Russian Studies

Primary Areas of Expertise

  • Russian Literature
  • Russia & the West
  • Eighteenth-Century Studies
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Caroline Fache

  • Assistant Dean for Curricular Innovation | Chair & Professor of French & Francophone Studies
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Rebecca Joubin

  • Chair & Professor of Arab Studies
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Kyra Kietrys

  • Chair & Professor of Hispanic Studies | Vice Chair of the Faculty, pro tem | Director of Davidson in Madrid

Primary Areas of Expertise

  • Literature and Culture of Contemporary Spain
  • Literary Translation
  • Memory Studies
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Alan Michael Parker

  • Douglas Houchens Professor of English

Primary Areas of Expertise

  • Contemporary Literature
  • The Arts
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Syed Rizwan Zamir

  • Associate Professor of Religious Studies

Primary Areas of Expertise

  • Shi’i Islam
  • Islam in South Asia
  • Islamic thought, ethics, and spirituality
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Susan Archer

  • Department Coordinator


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