People

Academic Year 2022-2023

Department Chair


Director of Undergraduate Studies


Tenure-Line Faculty

Jennifer Boum Make
Assistant Professor
Caribbean and Mediterranean studies; 20th and 21st-century comparative literature; ethics
jb2899@georgetown.edu


Durmelat, Sylvie

Sylvie Durmelat
Associate Professor
Postcolonial legacies and their embodiments; food studies; immigration; France and North Africa
sylvie.durmelat@georgetown.edu


Joseph R. Johnson

Joseph Johnson
Assistant Professor
Medieval literature and philosophy; manuscript studies; psychoanalysis; deconstruction
joseph.johnson@georgetown.edu


Kone, Amadou

Amadou Koné
Professor Emeritus
Oral literature; African and French novel; African theater; African culture and history; post-colonial study; comparative literature and culture
konea@georgetown.edu


Susanna Lee
Department Chair
Professor
19th-century; novel; crime; theory; ethics; religion; comparative literature
susanna.lee@georgetown.edu


Johann Le Guelte
Assistant Professor, Provost’s Distinguished Faculty Fellow
johann.le.guelte@georgetown.edu


Lesko Baker, Deborah

Deborah Lesko Baker
Professor
Renaissance poetry; poetics; translation
leskobad@georgetown.edu


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Anne O’Neil-Henry
Associate Professor
19th-century French culture; popular literature; the city of Paris; cultural studies; new media studies
ao358@georgetown.edu


Milena Santoro

Miléna Santoro
Associate Professor
Quebec cinema; indigenous cinema of Canada; French and Francophone women novelists; Quebec literature; Quebec culture; comparative literature (France and Quebec)
milena.santoro@georgetown.edu


Sobanet, Andrew

Andrew Sobanet
Professor 
20th and 21st-century literature and culture; European history; testimony; mass media
ajs43@georgetown.edu


Spielmann, Guy

Guy Spielmann
Associate Professor
Spectacle; performance; theater; popular culture; language acquisition
spielmag@georgetown.edu


Susan Suleiman
Affiliate Faculty
20th-century French literature and culture; Avant-Garde movements and theories of the Avant-Garde; feminist theory; problems of narrative


Taminiaux, Pierre

Pierre Taminiaux
Professor
20th-century French literature and visual arts
taminiap@georgetown.edu


Erin Twohig

Erin Twohig
Associate Professor
ekt12@georgetown.edu


Young, Paul

Paul J Young
Associate Professor
18th-century French literature; 18th-century French women writers; the libertine novel; architecture
pjy@georgetown.edu


Full-Time Non-Tenure-Line Faculty

Andrade, Amandine

Amandine Andrade
Associate Teaching Professor
Advanced Level
aa1437@georgetown.edu


Boutheina Bridaa
Assistant Teaching Professor
Topics in Oral Proficiency and Business French
bb804@georgetown.edu


Cohen-Scali

Stella J Cohen-Scali
Assistant Teaching Professor
Introductory and Intermediate Levels
cohenscs@georgetown.edu


Aaron Emmitte

Aaron Emmitte
Associate Teaching Professor
Introductory Level
ace55@georgetown.edu


Farima Sadigh Mostowfi

Farima Sadigh Mostowfi
Associate Teaching Professor and Director, Persian Program
Topics in Oral Proficiency
fsm7@georgetown.edu


Smorodinsky

Iris Smorodinsky
Associate Teaching Professor
Intermediate Level
is227@georgetown.edu


Webel, Alissa

Alissa Webel
Associate Teaching Professor
Intermediate and Advanced Levels
amw6@georgetown.edu


Lecturers


Daumas

Guillaume Daumas 
Lecturer
Advanced Level
gd465@georgetown.edu


Nezha Erradi
Lecturer
ne136@georgetown.edu




Janssens, Peter

Peter Alfons Janssens
Lecturer
Introductory Level
paj6@georgetown.edu


S. Ameneh Madjlessi
Lecturer
sm3049@georgetown.edu