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Faculty & Staff

Program Coordinator and Staff

Sibelan Forrester

Professor of Russian, Russian Section Head, Coordinator for Interpretation Theory

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8162
  2. Kohlberg 340

Interests: Russian and East European women writers; gender and sexuality in language and literature; Modernism; literary and scholarly translation and translation theory

Molly Lawrence

Administrative Assistant

Interdisciplinary Programs Office

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-7750
  2. Trotter Hall 107
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Bertha Saldierna

Administrative Assistant

Interdisciplinary Programs Office

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-7674
  2. Trotter Hall 107

Program Committee

Farid Azfar

Associate Professor

On leave 2019-2020

History

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 690-5765
  2. Trotter 212

Interests: Early Modern Europe, urban, sexuality

Professor Farid Azfar

Jean-Vincent Blanchard

Professor of French

Associate Dean of the Faculty for Academic Programs

French and Francophone Studies

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8159
  2. Kohlberg 313

Timothy Burke

Professor

History

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8115
  2. Trotter 206

Interests: Africa, cultural studies

Rachel Buurma

Director, Aydelotte Foundation

Associate Professor, English

Aydelotte Foundation

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8666
  2. Lang Performing Arts Center 302
  3. Parrish W201
  4. Office Hours (LPAC 302) Wed 12-3 and by appointment

Richard Eldridge

Charles and Harriett Cox McDowell Professor of Philosophy

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8428
  2. Beardsley 211B
  3. F'19 office hours: Thurs 1:00-3:00 and by appointment

Interests: Aesthetics and Theory of Criticism, Philosophy of Language, Philosophy and Literature, German Idealism, Wittgenstein, Romanticism
Ph.D., University of Chicago. 

Richard Eldridge, Professor of Philosopy

Grace Ledbetter

Professor of Classics and Philosophy, Chair of Classics, Director of the Honors Program

Classics and Philosophy

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8372
  2. Trotter 112

Interests: Plato, Ancient Philosophy, Greek poetry

Grace Ledbetter

Tamsin Lorraine

Professor of Philosophy

On Leave Spring 2020

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8423
  2. Beardsley 211A
  3. F'19 Office Hours: Tues & Thurs 12:35-2:00, Weds 1:15-2:15 and by appointment

Interests: Phenemonology, Existentialism, Post-Structrualism, Feminist Theory

Tamsin Lorraine, Professor of Philosophy

Rosaria Munson

J. Archer and Helen C. Turner Professor

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8370
  2. Trotter 113
Interests: Greek historiography, narratology, Greek politics, ethnography, the Ancient Near East
Rosaria Munson

Maya Nadkarni

Associate Professor of Anthropology

Sociology & Anthropology

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8111
  2. Kohlberg 244
  3. Office Hours:

    On sabbatical fall 2019- spring 2020

Patricia Reilly

Associate Professor of Art History, Department Chair

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 690-3730
  2. Beardsley 205
Patricia Reilly

Olivia Sabee

Assistant Professor of Dance

On Leave 2019-20

Music & Dance

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8237
  2. LPAC 006

Areas of Interest: History of Dance (18th & 19th Century Europe), Enlightenment Studies, Ballet, Contemporary Dance

Eric Song (on leave 2019-2020)

Associate Professor

English Literature

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 957-6223
  2. Lang Performing Arts Center 204
Eric Song

Mark Wallace

Professor of Religion

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-7829
  2. Pearson 216
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Patricia White

Eugene Lang Research Professor and Department Chair of Film & Media Studies

Gender and Sexuality Studies

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8148
  2. Kohlberg 111A, on leave Spring 2018
Patricia White