Spanish and Portuguese
A native New Orleanian, Brittany Kennedy came to Tulane in 2007 and was named Lecturer in 2010. She holds a Ph.D. in Comparative Literature from the University of South Carolina, and her research in Modernist Spanish and European culture focuses most specifically on fascism, particularly in a transatlantic context. She is currently completing her book project, Between Distant Modernities: Performing Exceptionality in Francoist Spain and the Jim Crow South. She teaches a wide away of courses, including language courses, Introduction to Spanish culture, as well as courses on Hispanic literature and film. She also has in interest in Basque culture and literature, and she is currently learning Euskera.