Unit Team

Susan Koshy

Susan Koshy, Director

Office: 100B English
Office Phone: 333-2581
Email: skoshy@illinois.edu

Susan Koshy is Associate Professor of English and Asian American Studies, and an affiliate faculty in the Center for South Asian and Middle Eastern Studies, and the Women and Gender in Global Perspectives Program. She is an interdisciplinary scholar whose research on race, gender, sexuality, and diaspora is part of a larger theoretical interest in modernity, (neo)colonialism, and globalization. Her research is situated at the intersection of area


Ashli Anda

Ashli Anda, Graduate Assistant

Office: 100 English
Office Phone: 333-2581
Email: unitra.ashli@gmail.com

Ashli Anda is a PhD candidate in Philosophy and works on legal and political philosophy with an emphasis on punishment.


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Hyeree Ellis, Graduate Assistant

Office: 100 English
Office Phone: 333-2581
Email: unitra.hyeree@gmail.com

Hyeree Ellis is a PhD student in English and works on Old and Middle English Literature, Global Middle Ages, affect theory, and premodern critical race studies.