Nevine El Nossery

Position title: Director


Phone: (608) 262-7940

660 Van Hise Hall

Nevine El Nossery is Associate Professor in the departments of French and Italian, and African Cultural Studies.  Her research and teaching interests are Francophone and Postcolonial Studies, women writing, art and politics, and Middle-Eastern literatures and cultures.  For more info about Nevine El Nossery, click here.

Essie Lenchner

Position title: Assistant Director


Tyler Myles

Position title: Program Assistant


Tyler Myles is a student in the Professional French Masters Program at the UW Madison with a concentration in International Development. She received a Findley Fellowship during her time as an intern with the National Council on U.S.-Arab Relations. She enjoys running, watching arthouse films, and reading Afrofuturism and magical realism.

Andy Spencer

Position title: Academic Librarian


Phone: (608) 262-0343

Memorial Library
Room 212F

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