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Dr Susana Afonso Language contact, variation and change. Cognitive linguistics and construction grammar Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Fiona Allen Lecturer in History of Modern and Contemporary Art and Visual Culture (E&S) Streatham Campus, Exeter
Ms Ana Belen Angulo Rufs Streatham Campus, Exeter
Beth Bartholomew Streatham Campus, Exeter
Ms Caroline Blay Penryn Campus, Cornwall
Professor Michelle Bolduc Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Zoë Boughton The sociolinguistics and dialectology of French Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Jonathan Bradbury Early modern Spain and its literature (prose, poetry, drama); Spain-Italy relations in the 16th and 17th centuries; the printed book and manuscript culture in early modern Spain; Lope de Vega; early modern Portuguese authors writing in Spanish. Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Katie Brown Contemporary Latin American cultural studies; Venezuela; narratives of migration; identity and belonging; translation and publishing; women's writing Streatham Campus, Exeter
Mr Thomas Burnham Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Nuria Capdevila-Argüelles Modern and contemporary Spanish feminism, particularly representations of generic and sexual ambiguity and the relationship between woman and nation Streatham Campus, Exeter
Ms Maria Castillo-Ahuir Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Hadaya Chisholm-El-Saad Streatham Campus, Exeter
Fernando Concha Lecturer (E&S) Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Aidan Coveney Variation and change in French, especially in interrogatives, but also other aspects of the grammar of the spoken French of France. Administrative role: Senior Tutor. Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Fiona Cox Head of Department; Reception of classical literature, especially Virgil and Ovid, in literature and culture since the nineteenth century; contemporary women’s writing in French Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Sonia Cunico Streatham Campus, Exeter
Christopher Day Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Enrique del Rey Cabero Streatham Campus, Exeter
Alice Farris Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Sally Faulkner Spanish-language cinema including peninsular and Mexican film ; Spanish TV; literary adaptations in cinema and TV; film under the Franco dictatorship; middlebrow cinema Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Derek Flitter Spanish Romanticism, nineteenth- and twentieth- century Spanish intellectual history and poetry, the recovery of historical memory in Spain Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Clementine Force-Izzard Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Juan Garcia-Precedo Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Damien Gaucher Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Francesco Goglia Multilingualism and language contact in Italian immigrant communities Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Francesco Goglia Associate Professor of Migration and Multilingualism Streatham Campus, Exeter
Florence Gomez Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor William Higbee Representations of Marginality and Ethnicity in French cinema since 1980 Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Thomas Hinton French and Occitan literature of the twelfth and thirteenth centuries Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Danielle Hipkins (Post)Feminism and Italian film Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Katharine Hodgson Katharine works on twentieth-century Russian poetry, exploring ways in which our understanding of the poetry of the Soviet period continues to evolve in the present e.g. through changes to the poetic canon that are connected with questions of memory and identity. Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Adam Horsley Lecturer in French Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Shuo/Jessie Huang Streatham Campus, Exeter
Mrs Iryna Ilnytska Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor David Houston Jones The visual legacy of conflict, trauma and testimony in French culture. Visual archives and installation art Streatham Campus, Exeter
Yuliya Kostyuk Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Ina Linge Modern and contemporary German literature and culture, history of sexuality, queer studies, medical humanities, environmental humanities, animal studies. Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Emily Lygo Russian poetry of the Soviet period; Soviet Literary Politics and Policy; Literary translation in Russia; Anglo-Soviet Relations Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Eliana Maestri Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Muireann Maguire Personal Chair Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Muireann Maguire Personal Chair Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Muireann Maguire Nineteenth- and twentieth-century Russian literature. Cultural reception of science and scientists in Russian and Soviet culture. Tolstoy’s classicism; childbirth in Russian literature Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Richard Mansell Translator strategies and translation history (Spanish) Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Ana Martins Portuguese feminism and Lusophone postcolonial cultural studies Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Melisa Moore Latin American cultural studies. Politics, Poetics and Visual Culture in 1920s Peru Streatham Campus, Exeter
Isabel Moros Streatham Campus, Exeter
Christian Mossmann Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Katharine Murphy Spanish and English Modernists; Comparative Literature, knowledge exchange and transnational connections; Naturalism and regenerationism; Spanish post-war fiction Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Fabrizio Nevola Head of AHVC and Deputy Head of Department. Art, architecture and urbanism in Renaissance Italy; public space in early modern Europe; digital humanities applied to art history and visual culture, with a focus on spatial methods. Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Luciano Parisi Italian literature, from the 18th to the 21st century. https://modernlanguages.exeter.ac.uk/staff/parisi/ Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Chloe Paver German museum exhibitions and memorial sites; cultural memory; representations of the Third Reich in German and Austrian fiction and film; fiction since the Wende Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Melissa Percival Art, literature and the history of ideas of the French eighteenth century Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Ben Phillips Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Natalia Pinazza Dr Natália Pinazza’s research interests centre on journey narratives, the film industry and transnational cinema with particular focus on Latin America and the Lusophone world. She has published one monograph, Journeys in Argentine and Brazilian Cinema: Road Movies in a Global Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Sabrina Rahman Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Lucie Riou Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Alessia Risi Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Hugh Roberts French Renaissance Literature; gossip, nonsense and obscenity in French Renaissance texts Streatham Campus, Exeter
Ms Tatiana Romero Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr David Rosenthal Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Isabel Santafé Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Maria Scott French literature of the nineteenth century, particularly Baudelaire's poetry and prose poetry and the novels of Stendhal; thinking about the visual, about gender, and about reading/reception from the nineteenth century to the present Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr José Carlos Tenreiro Prego Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Tom Trevor Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Helen Vassallo Helen Vassallo is Associate Professor of French and Translation. In 2018 she set up Translating Women, a research project that bridges academic and industry contexts, and aims to assess and challenge the barriers faced by women’s writing in translation. This work has culminated Streatham Campus, Exeter
Ms Ana Villoslada Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Adam Watt Marcel Proust; the history of the novel in French; late-nineteenth and twentieth-century writing in French from a comparative perspective; poetry and creative translation. Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Yan Wen-Thornton Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Yanling Yang Lecturer in Languages & Communications Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Sun Young Yang Streatham Campus, Exeter
Samir Zarqane Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Wenqian Zhang Lecturer in Chinese; Literary translation; sociology of translation; translation and media; the translator’s brand; translator archives and papers; contemporary Chinese literature and culture; book history and print culture. Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Yue Zhuang The philosophy of Chinese landscapes and European interaction with Chinese landscapes Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Ulrike Zitzlsperger The culture and literature of twentieth-century Berlin, particularly in the 20s and 90s; the phenomenon of the Department Store Streatham Campus, Exeter
Research Staff
Dr Maria Elena Alampi Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Olivia Glaze Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Cathy McAteer Streatham Campus, Exeter
Mr Edward Mills Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Helena Taylor Early modern France: intellectual history; classical reception; cultures of learning; gender studies; translation studies Streatham Campus, Exeter
Emeritus Professors
Professor Keith Cameron Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Malcolm Cook Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Susan Hayward Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Richard Hitchcock Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor James Kearns Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Martina Lauster Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Alan Robertshaw Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Ricarda Schmidt Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Lesley Sharpe Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Martin Sorrell Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor W Edgar Yates Streatham Campus, Exeter
Honorary University Fellows
Don Boyd Honorary Professor Streatham Campus, Exeter
Cristina Burke-Trees Honorary Research Fellow Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Roger Cockrell Honorary Research Fellow Streatham Campus, Exeter
Mary Coghill Honorary Research Fellow Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Mark Davie Honorary Research Fellow Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Shaoxin Dong Honorary Professor Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Jonathan Evans Honorary Research Fellow Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Cynthia Gamble Honorary Research Fellow Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Timothy Reeve Honorary Research Fellow Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Sara Smart Honorary Associate Professor Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Sam Smiles Honorary Professor Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Maria Thomas Honorary Senior Research Fellow Streatham Campus, Exeter
Ms Valentina Todino Honorary Associate Research Fellow Streatham Campus, Exeter
PhD Students
Abdulkareem Adnan The Translator as a mediator of Languages and Cultures: Comparative analysis of translators of the Qur’an Streatham Campus, Exeter
Sarah Alateeg Streatham Campus, Exeter
Slwa Alhammad Death of the author and Birth of Adapter in a literary work Streatham Campus, Exeter
Abeer Alkahtani Strategies of Subtitling English Literary-based films into Arabic between Domestication and Foreignization: A case study of Three Versions of Jane Eyre Streatham Campus, Exeter
Coline Blaizeau The Metafictive Marvellous in Perceforest Streatham Campus, Exeter
Jiahao Fei The Evolution of Postcolonial Writing in Hong Kong Literature Streatham Campus, Exeter
Ying Huang China’s Cultural Diplomacy in Arab Countries (1955-1966) Streatham Campus, Exeter
Katy Humberstone From Mines to Signs: Negotiating identity through the lens of the Cornish-Mexican Linguistic Landscape Streatham Campus, Exeter
Yang Lu Literature Adaptions in China: From Online literature to TV Drama Streatham Campus, Exeter
Hui-hua Lu Alice’s Adventures in Taiwan: Through the translation of Wonderland and What Alice Found There Streatham Campus, Exeter
Anna Maslenova Anglo-Russian Cultural Interactions in 1890-1930: The Microhistories of Translators and their networks Streatham Campus, Exeter
Sean Morris Self-translation of Mathematical Texts in Seventeenth-century France: The Cases of Pascal, Mersenne and Hérigone Streatham Campus, Exeter
Seulki Oh Study on Translation in International Relations by Analysing News that Quotes Foreign Media: The Korean Peninsula Issues Streatham Campus, Exeter
Yandi Wang Art in Translation: contemporary Chinese art in Chinese and English publications: A case study of the paintings of Xiao Gang Zhang (张晓刚), 1984 to 2014 Streatham Campus, Exeter
Ying Zhang Reception of Chinese Xianxia TV Dramas in the English-Speaking World Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professional services staff
Steve Bassett Department manager Streatham Campus, Exeter