Patrick MahonDirector, SASAH/Dept. of Visual Arts
Research Interests / Specializations: visual art practice and curating; printmaking and print culture, postcolonial theory and national identity; links between visual practices and writing practices.
Sarah BassnettAssociate Professor/Dept. of Visual Arts
Research Interests / Specializations: histories and theories of photography, especially in relation to issues of power and resistance, social crisis and reform, and movements for social change; late nineteenth and early twentieth-century art and visual culture, with an emphasis on cities and modernity; contemporary art, especially photo-based practices; museum and exhibition histories as they relate to nation building and liberalism.
Teaching: ArtHum 2220F
Constanza BurucuaAssociate Professor/Dept. of Modern Languages and Literatures
Research Interests / Specializations: Latin American and Argentine cinemas; film history; historical representations; film and historiography; women's cinema and questions of gender representation; documentary cinema- theoretical and critical approaches; documentary filmmaking- researcher and producer
Teaching: ArtHum 2200E - fall term
Laurence deLoozeProfessor/Dept. of Modern Languages and Literatures
Research Interests / Specializations: Medieval and Renaissance Culture (French, Icelandic, English, Spanish, Latin, Italian), theories of Textuality, history of the Book/Writing, literary Theory, Comparative Literature
Teaching: ArtHum 1020E - fall term
Corey DyckProfessor/Dept. of Philosophy
Research Interests / Specializations: Kant, History of German Philosophy
Teaching: ArtHum 3390G
Kyle GervaisAssociate Professor/Dept. of Classical Studies
Research Interests / Specializations: Classical Latin epic and lyric (literary interpretation and textual criticism), Late Antique and Medieval Latin literature, violence in the ancient world, Classical reception in popular culture, digital humanities
Teaching: ArtHum 3391G
Joy JamesAssociate Professor/Dept. of Visual Arts
Research Interests / Specializations: histories and theories of photography; aesthetics; contemporary art and new media; visual culture
Teaching: ArtHum 3393F
Mary Helen McMurranAssociate Professor/Dept. of English and Writing Studies
Research Interests / Specializations: Mary Helen McMurran researches and teaches eighteenth-century literature and critical theory.
Teaching: ArtHum 1020E - winter term
Kim SolgaDept. of English and Writing Studies
Research Interests / Specializations: I work on modern feminist performance, on early modern performance and its contemporary iterations, and on contemporary urban performance and its neoliberal resonances.
Teaching: ArtHum 3390F