Mileta M. Roe
Expertise: Latin America fiction; literature
Dr. Roe’s scholarly interests include 20th-century prose fiction from Latin America, critical theory, the aesthetics of francophone and Spanish-language film, and the adaptation of stories across disciplinary and linguistic boundaries. Her current research explores how narratives from Latin America can be read through their relationships to geographical concerns, such as the social construction of nature. She is completing a revision of her dissertation for publication. Dr. Roe has taught at Brandeis University and Boston College and is a former staff editor for the Atlantic Monthly BA cum laude, Oberlin College, BM, Oberlin Conservatory, MA Brandeis University, PhD Brandeis University.