Cynthia Garcia

Areas of Interest
Chicanx Literary and Cultural Production, Transamerican Literature, (De)Coloniality, Space and Place, Women of Color Feminisms.

Faculty Member

Alvan Ikoku

Comparative Literature & Medicine

Modern Thought and Literature (MTL) is an interdisciplinary graduate program advancing the study of critical issues in the modern world. Since 1971, MTL students have helped to redefine the cutting edge of many interdisciplinary fields and to reshape the ways in which disciplinary scholarship is understood and practiced. MTL graduates are leaders in such fields as American Studies, Ethnic Studies, Film Studies, Social and Cultural Studies, and Women‘s Studies, as well as disciplines such as English, Cultural Anthropology, and Comparative Literature.