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Faculty Profiles and Directory: Fall 2013


oberghof@csusm.edu

 

Oliver Berghof, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Comparative Literature
Markstein Hall 129; Tel.: (760) 750-4133

Office Hours:
Tuesday 5:30 pm - 8:15 pm, by appointment only

Teaching  & Research Interests:
Comparative Literature 
German, English and French literature
Literary Theory
Humanities Computing
Eighteenth-century literature and Romanticism
Film Studies

 

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hbreuer@csusm.edu

 

Heidi Breuer, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Literature and Writing
Markstein Hall 132 ; Tel.: (760) 750-8570


Office Hours:
Tuesdays and Thursdays from 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm and 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm, and by appointment

Teaching  & Research Interests:
Medieval & Early Modern Literature  
Arthurian Romance
Anglo-Saxon Literature
Gender Studies
Feminist Theories
Women's Studies
Medieval & Renaissance Drama

 


scassel@csusm.edu

 

Susie Lan Cassel, Ph.D.
Professor of Literature and Writing
Markstein Hall 134; Tel.: (760) 750-8030

Office Hours:
on sabbatical Spring Semester 2014;
email scassel@csusm.edu for appointment


Teaching  & Research Interests:
American Ethnic and Multicultural Discourses
American Literature and The Novel
Critical Race Theory
Chinese American Literature
Auto/biography and Oral History

 

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ccucinel@csusm.edu

 

Catherine Cucinella, Ph.D.
Director, GEW Program

Assistant Professor of Literature and Writing Studies
Markstein Hall 135; Tel.: (760) 750-8169

Office Hours:
Tuesdays 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm and by appointment


Teaching  & Research Interests:
20th Century Literature
American Literature
Women Writers and Poets
Body and Gender Theory
Ethnic American Literatures
Feminist Theory

 

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sdoller@csusm.edu


 

Sandra Doller, M.F.A.
Assistant Professor of Literature and Writing
Markstein Hall 126-J; Tel.: (760) 750-8569

Office Hours:
Mondays 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm and Wednesdays 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm


Teaching  & Research Interests:
Creative Writing  
Poetry & Poetics
Performance Studies
Women Writers
Experimental Essay

 

dformo@csusm.edu

 

Dawn M. Formo, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Literature and Writing
Markstein Hall 135; Tel.:   (760) 750-4199

Office Hours: Wednesdays 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm and 5:00 pm - 5:30 pm


Teaching  & Research Interests:
Rhetoric and Composition
Rhetoric in Academe
Feminist theory and communication
Writing Centers and student writing
Film and politics



mstoddar@csusm.edu

 

Martha Stoddard Holmes, Ph.D.
Professor of Literature and Writing
Markstein Hall 126-G; Tel.: (760) 750-8064

Office Hours:
on sabbatical Spring Semester 2014


Teaching  & Research Interests:
British Literature with an emphasis
in Victorian Studies
Literature and Medicine
Cultural Studies/Body Studies
Creative Writing 
Children's Literature and Culture
Film Studies

 

rlush@csusm.edu

 

Rebecca Lush, Ph.D.
Coordinator, Film Minor

Assistant Professor of Literature and Writing
Markstein Hall 126-L; Tel.: (760) 750-8004

Office Hours:
Mondays and Wednesdays 10:00 am - 11:00 am


Teaching  & Research Interests:
Early Colonial and U.S. American Literature
Early Modern Trans-Atlantic Literature
Native American Literature
Drama
Women's Studies
Film Studies

 

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kmendoza@csusm.edu

 

Kenneth P. Mendoza, Ph.D.
Professor of Literature and Writing
Markstein Hall 139; Tel.: (760) 750-8013

Office Hours:
Tuesday 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Thursday 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm, and by appointment


Teaching  & Research Interests:
Rhetoric and Composition
Ethnopoetics
and Translation Theory
Cultural Studies and Critical Theories
Ethnic Literature and Postcolonial Discourse

The Western


smoukhli@csusm.edu
 



 

Salah Moukhlis, Ph.D.
Department Chair
Professor, Comparative Literature
Markstein Hall 126-K ; Tel.: (760) 750-8081

Office Hours:
Mondays 12:30 pm - 1 pm; Thursday 1 pm - 2:15 pm

Teaching  & Research Interests:
World Literature
African and Middle Eastern Literatures
Postcolonial Theory, Literary Theory
Literature/Culture of the Maghreb
Comparative Literature

 


 markwall@csusm.edu

 

 

 

Mark Wallace, Ph.D.
Graduate Coordinator

Associate Professor of Literature and Writing
Markstein Hall 126-M; Tel.: (760) 750-8077

Office Hours:
Tuesday 1:45 pm - 2:15 pm and 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm; Thursday 1:15 pm - 2:15 pm

Teaching  & Research Interests:
Creative Writing
Contemporary Poetry and Poetics
Contemporary Fiction and Narrative Theory
19th and 20th century American and British Literature



yuan@csusm.edu

 

Yuan Yuan, Ph.D.
Professor of Literature and Writing
Markstein Hall 133; Tel.: (760) 750-4081

Office Hours:
Monday and Wednesday 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm (undergraduate) and Wednesday 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm (graduate) (by appointment only)

Teaching  & Research Interests:
U. S. Literature
Cultural studies and Critical Theories
Ethnic Literature and Postcolonial Discourse
Modernism, Postmodernism 
Comparative Literature

 

Lecturers:

 

   

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profe@csusm.edu 

Brandon Cesmat, M.F.A
Markstein Hall 359, (760) 750-8125

Office Hours:
Tuesday 9:30 am - 10:30 am, 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm;
Thursday 9:30 pm - 10:30 pm; Friday 9:00 am - 10:00 am

Teaching  & Research Interests:
Creative Writing 
Film Studies


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rkeehn@csusm.edu

Robin Keehn, Ph.D.
Markstein Hall 340, (760) 750-8119

Office Hours:
Tuesday and
Thursday 11:30 am - 12:30 pm


Teaching  & Research Interests:

Writing Theory and Pedagogy
Non-Fiction Writing
19th and 20th Century American Literature
19th and 20th Century British Literature
War Rhetoric and Literature
Screenwriting

 

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dmetcalf@csusm.edu

Dale Metcalfe, Ph.D.
Markstein Hall 250, (760) 750-4147


Office Hours:
Monday and Wednesday 11:30 am - 1:00 pm and 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm; Tuesday and Thursday 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Teaching  & Research Interests:
19th Century American Women Writers
Native American Poetry
Science Fiction
Gothic Novels

 

 

 


 

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