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Linn Cary Mehta

Part-time Faculty
lmehta@barnard.edu
1 Wash Pl, Room 614

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Office Hours
Monday 2-3 Mehta, Linn Cary-Office Hours
Wednesday 2-3 Mehta, Linn Cary-Office Hours

In addition to the degrees above, Dr. Mehta has studied at the Freie Universität, the Sorbonne, and Universidad Catolica in Lima, Peru.

Teaching and Research Interests

19th- and 20th-century comparative literature; literature of the Americas; historical approaches to European and postcolonial literatures, especially in Ireland, India, Africa, and Latin America and the Caribbean; poetry; modernism and post-modernism; literary theory; cultural development; women and development

Linn Cary Mehta

Education

B.A. English and French Literature, Yale University, 1977
M.A. English Language and Literature, St. Hilda's College, University of Oxford, 1988
M.Phil. Comparative Literature, Columbia University, 1989
Ph.D. Comparative Literature, Columbia University, 2004

Courses

2016 Spring

Poetry and the Politics of Decolonization

2016 Fall

Politics, Writing and the Nobel Prize in Latin America

2015 Fall

Politics, Writing and the Nobel Prize in Latin America

2014 Fall

Politics, Writing and the Nobel Prize in Latin America

2013 Fall

Politics, Writing and the Nobel Prize in Latin America