Penn Faculty Fellows

  • David Barnes

    Associate Professor of History and Sociology of Science

    Project: Storyscapes as Portals Between Past and Present: Epidemics, Immigration, and Marginalization

    David Barnes is Associate Professor of History and Sociology of Science at the University of Pennsylvania. He is the author of The Making of a Social Disease: Tuberculosis in Nineteenth-Century France (University of... (more)

  • Mary Channen Caldwell

    Assistant Professor of Music

    Project: The Musical Politics of St. Nicholas: Sound, Power, and Hagiography from the Middle Ages to the 21st Century

    Mary Channen Caldwell is an Assistant Professor of Music at the University of Pennsylvania, where she teaches courses on early music and dance. Her research focuses on song in medieval Europe and explores how and why... (more)

  • Huda Fakhreddine

    Associate Professor of Arabic Literature, Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations

    Project: Revolutionizing the Tradition: Umm Kulthum and the Arabic Qas̩īda

    Huda Fakhreddine is associate professor of Arabic literature in the department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations. She is the author of Metapoesis in the Arabic Tradition (Brill, 2015) and The Arabic Prose... (more)

  • Lynn Meskell

    Penn Integrates Knowledge University Professor; Richard D. Green University Professor, Department of Anthropology, School of Arts & Sciences and Historic Preservation, Weitzman School of Design; Curator, Middle East and Asia sections, Penn Museum

    Project: Beyond Repair: Heritage Humanitarianism from the Middle East to India

    Lynn Meskell is Penn Integrates Knowledge (PIK) Professor at Penn. She is Richard D. Green Professor of Anthropology in the School of Arts and Sciences, Professor in the Graduate Program in Historic Preservation at... (more)

  • Jorge Téllez

    Associate Professor, Department of Spanish and Portuguese

    Project: Latin American Cultural Heritage: Narratives of the Past, Fictions of the Future

    Jorge Téllez is an Associate Professor in the Department of Spanish and Portuguese at the University of Pennsylvania, where he teaches colonial Latin American cultures and contemporary Mexican literature and film.... (more)