Doris Sommer

Doris Sommer

Faculty Associate; Chair, Weatherhead Initiative on Afro-Latin American Studies. Ira Jewell Williams, Jr. Professor of Romance Languages and Literatures, Department of Romance Languages and Literatures;
Professor of African and African American Studies, Department of African and African American Studies;
Director, Cultural Agents Initiative, Harvard University.
Doris Sommer
Research interests: Nineteenth-century narrative in Latin American women's literature; ethnic literature; bilingual aesthetics; intersection between culture and ecology; and the rights and resources that the arts and the humanities contribute to developing societies.

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