William Schniedewind

Published: March 27, 2019

Professor, Near Eastern Languages and Cultures Hebrew Bible Northwest Semitics Second Temple Judaism Social and Cultural History of Ancient Israel Inner-biblical and Early Jewish Interpretation Sociolinguistics of Classical Hebrew Language

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Juan Sanchez

Published: March 27, 2019

Assistant Professor, English My current research project focuses on the role of Latin America in the development of British romantic period literature, particularly in relation to that literature’s engagement with the political controversies surrounding Britain’s uneven development as both a world empire and a modern liberal state. By linking the histories and writings of these…

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Unai Nafarrate

Published: March 27, 2019

Lecturer, Spanish and Portuguese  Unai Nafarrate-Errasti is a Lecturer in the Department of Spanish and Portuguese since 2014, teaching Spanish (Beginner and intermediate Language Acquisition; Advanced Composition) and Basque Studies. His academic efforts are motivated by promoting Minority Language Awareness through media and performing art production, as a channel to empower second language learners and…

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Matthew Fisher

Published: March 27, 2019

Associate Professor, English I work on Old English, Middle English, Latin, and Anglo-Norman Literature, particularly lesser-known texts sitting at the blurry intersections of historiography, hagiography, and romance. My research focuses on the material and ideological processes of textual composition, transmission, and circulation in medieval England. Paleography, codicology, and philology ground my investigations of translation, redaction,…

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Jacqueline Barrios

Published: March 27, 2019

Graduate Student, Department of English, UCLA  Jacqueline Barrios is a PhD student at UCLA’s Department of English studying London and 19C British/American literature.  Her current project investigates London-Pacific transurban imaginaries—geographies of East Asian Pacific Rim entanglement with the British capital. She is also a member of UCLA’s Urban Humanities Institute, and applies urban humanist pedagogies…

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