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Kerfala Bangoura

Bangoura, Kerfala "Fana"

Director, UR West African Drumming Ensemble
1-337 Dewey Hall

Dan Beaumont

Beaumont, Daniel E.

Associate Professor of Arabic Language and Literature | (585) 275-5224
436 Rush Rhees Library

Interests: Arabic Languages and Literature

Paul Burgett

Burgett, Paul

Adjunct Professor of Music in the School of Arts and Sciences
Vice President
Senior Advisor to the President
University Dean | (585) 273-2284
240 Wallis Hall


Curt Cadorette

Cadorette, Curt

John Henry Newman Associate Professor of Catholic Studies | (585) 275-9368
438 Rush Rhees Library

Interests: Catholicism in the Americas; Liberation Theology

Anthony T. Carter

Carter, Anthony T.

Professor Emeritus | (585) 275-8614

Interests: rural politics; kinship and marriage; households and personhood


Kristin Doughty

Doughty, Kristin

Assistant Professor | (585) 275-5155
437 Lattimore Hall

Interests: political and legal anthropology; politics of reconciliation; transitional justice; violence and conflict; memory; politics of energy; Africa; Rwanda

Joshua Dubler

Dubler, Joshua

Assistant Professor of Religion | (585) 275-4756
428A Rush Rhees Library

Interests: Religion in America


Sasha Eloi

Eloi, Sasha

Instructor, Linguistics | (585) 275-3157
2161 Dewey Hall

Stanley Engerman

Engerman, Stanley

Professor of Economics, Emeritus | (585) 275-3165
203 Harkness Hall

Interests: Economic History; Economics of Sports


Margarita Guillory

Guillory, Margarita Simon

Assistant Professor of Religion | (585) 275-7780
431 Rush Rhees Library

Interests: African-American Religions; American Religious History


T. Emil Homerin

Homerin, T. Emil

Professor of Religion
Chair for Department of Religion and Classics | (585) 275-4760
424 Rush Rhees Library

Interests: Islam; Arabic Literature; Mysticism

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Hudson, Larry E.

Associate Professor of History | (585) 275-4557
460 Rush Rhees Library

Interests: African-American History; Comparative Slavery; Civil War and Reconstruction; New South; Theory and Methods of Oral History


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Inikori, Joseph E.

Professor of History
Professor of African and African-American Studies
437 Rush Rhees Library

Interests: Atlantic World Economic History


Cilas Kemedjio

Kemedjio, Cilas

Professor of French
Director for the Frederick Douglass Institute for African and African-American Studies | (585) 273-5346
311B Morey Hall

Interests: Francophone Caribbean and African literary and cultural studies; postcolonial theory; transnational black studies; humanitarianism

Jennifer Kyker

Kyker, Jennifer

Associate Professor of Music, College Department of Music, University of Rochester
Associate Professor of Ethnomusicology, Eastman School of Music | (585) 275-0239
1-308 Dewey Hall


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Mandala, Elias C.

Professor of History | (585) 275-2058
439 Rush Rhees Library

Interests: Southern Africa since the 19th Century; Social History

John Michael

Michael, John

Professor of English and Visual and Cultural Studies | (585) 275-4974
405 Morey Hall

Interests: American literature; critical theory; cultural studies


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Papaioannou, Julie

Associate Professor of Instruction in French
Language Coordinator for French | (585) 275-5524
427 Lattimore Hall

Interests: French language and culture; French and Francophone literature and film (twentieth and twenty-first centuries); French literary translation; French criticism, literary and postcolonial theory


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Radegonde-Eison, Ghislaine

Program Manager | (585) 275-9161
311A Morey

Nora Rubel

Rubel, Nora

Associate Professor of Religion; Director, Susan B Anthony Institute for Gender and Women's Studies | (585) 275-7215
425 Rush Rhees Library

Interests: American Judaism; Religion and Foodways


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Saab, A. Joan

Associate Professor, Art History/Visual and Cultural Studies
Chair for Department of Art and Art History | (585) 275-7922
506 Morey Hall

Interests: Twentieth-century American cultural history; media and culture; urban and community studies; popular culture; cultural studies; aesthetic categories and values

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Sen, Maya

Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science | (585) 273-5840
322 Harkness Hall


Jeffrey Tucker

Tucker, Jeffrey Allen

Associate Professor of English | (585) 275-2064
418 Morey Hall

Interests: African-American literature; 20th-century American literature; science fiction


Sharon Willis

Willis, Sharon

Professor, Art and Art History/Visual and Cultural Studies | (585) 275-5757
517 Morey Hall

Interests: Film history and theory; visual and cultural studies; women's studies and feminist theory; comparative literature and critical theory; French cinema; 19th and 20th century French literature