Instructors

Monica F. Cohen

Lecturer, Barnard College

Monica Feinberg Cohen specializes in English narrative of the long nineteenth century and the nineteenth-century European novel. Her teaching interests include Victorian cultural studies, novel and genre theory, and...

Anne Diebel

Former Core Lecturer and Advising Dean

After earning a Ph.D. in English from Columbia in 2013, Anne Diebel taught Literature Humanities as the Robert L. Belknap Faculty Fellow and served as an Advising Dean....

Geraldine Downey

Director, The Center for Justice

Geraldine Downey is the Director of the Center for Justice and Professor of Psychology at Columbia University.

Valerie Fendt

Oral History Master of Arts Candidate, Columbia University

While working in the technically and physically demanding professions of bicycle messenger, theatrical stagehand, and bookbinder/conservation technician, Valerie Fendt...

Chris Florio

Lecturer in History, Columbia University

Christopher Florio received his PhD in History from Princeton University in 2016. His research interests include nineteenth-century United States history, intellectual...

Anne Freeland

Lecturer in the Department of Latin American and Iberian Cultures, Columbia University

Anne Freeland holds a Ph.D. in Latin American and Iberian Cultures from Columbia University(2017), an M.A. in Humanities and Social Thought from New York University...

Nicole Gervasio

Ph.D. Candidate in the Department of English and Comparative Literature, Columbia University

Nicole Gervasio is a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of English and Comparative Literature. Her research emphasizes intersections between contemporary postcolonial...

Brian Goldstone

Justice in Education Fellow, Columbia University

Brian Goldstone is a social-cultural anthropologist of contemporary West Africa. He received his PhD in Cultural Anthropology from Duke University. His teaching and...

Morgaine Gooding-Silverwood

Instructor, Justice in Education Initiative

Morgaine Gooding-Silverwood graduated from Columbia University in 2015 with a B.A. in Women and Gender Studies. She is a theatre artist and activist based in New York who...

Emily Hainze

Doctoral Candidate in English and Comparative Literature, Columbia University

Emily Hainze is a doctoral candidate in English and Comparative Literature at Columbia University, where she writes and teaches about 19th- and 20th-century American...