Paul Birt

PROFESSOR PAUL W. BIRT
Associate Professor and Chair of Celtic Studies, Department of Modern Languages and Literatures
MHN (ARTS) 212 ; Tel. 613-562-5800, ext. 3767
E-mail:  pwbirt@uOttawa.ca

Areas of research: diasporas; modern Welsh literature; the Welsh in Argentina; early Celtic narratives; language revitalization; linguistic geography; language legislation; lesser-used languages

 

PROFESSOR J. DOUGLAS CLAYTON
Emeritus Professor (Russian), Department of Modern Languages and Literatures
MHN (ARTS) 206; Tel: 613-562-5800, ext. 3765
E-mail: jdclayt@uOttawa.ca
Website: Prof. Douglas Clayton
Areas of research: Russian romanticism; Pushkin; Chekhov; Russian theatre since 1895

 

Joerg Esleben
PROFESSOR JOERG ESLEBEN
Associate Professor (German), Department of Modern Languages and Literatures
MHN (ARTS) 248; Tel. 613-562-5800, ext. 2549
E-mail: jesleben@uOttawa.ca
Website: Prof. Joerg Esleben
Areas of research: the works of Georg Forster (1754-1794); cultural relations between Germany and India; Weimar cinema; Faust; intercultural theatre
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PROFESSOR REBECCA MARGOLIS
Associate Professor, Cross-appointed with the Department of Modern Languages and Literatures, the Institute of Canadian Studies, the Department of Classics and Religious Studies
MHN (ARTS) 247; Tel: 613-562-5800, ext. 2955
E-mail: rmargoli@uOttawa.ca
Website: Prof. Rebecca Margolis
Areas of research: Canadian Yiddish culture; Yiddish language and literature; Canadian Jewish history; the Holocaust in literature and film; narratives of trauma
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.Cristina Perissinotto
PROFESSOR CRISTINA PERISSINOTTO
Associate professor (Italian and Medieval and Renaissance Studies), Department of Modern Languages and Literatures
MHN (ARTS) 242; Tel: 613-562-5800, ext. 2550
Areas of research: Italian studies; Utopia; the Italian Renaissance; Italian women in cinema; feminist theory and philosophy; travel literature
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PROFESSOR AGATHA SCHWARTZ
Full Professor (German), Department of Modern Languages and Literatures
MHN (ARTS) 251; Tel: 613-562-5800 ext. 7635
E-mail: agathas@uOttawa.ca
Website: Prof. Agatha Schwartz
Areas of research: Central and East European literatures and cultures; women’s writing; feminist and gender studies; cultural hybridity; alterity ; trauma narratives
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Richard Sokoloski
PROFESSOR RICHARD SOKOLOSKI
Associate Professor (Polish and Russian), Department of Modern Languages and Literatures
MHN (ARTS) 244; Tel: 613-562-5800 ext. 3766
Areas of research: Polish language and literature; Russian literature; cultures in the diaspora
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Telmissany May
PROFESSOR MAY TELMISSANY
Associate Professor (Arabic and World Cinema), Department of Modern Languages and Literatures
MHN (ARTS) 224; Tel: 613-562-5800 ext. 3757
Areas of research: Arab cinema and culture; contemporary Arab literature; literary theory; film theory; intercultural relations and multiculturalism; Arab Canadian Studies
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