Adjunct Assistant Professor of General Studies and Foreign Languages and Literatures (French)
Professor Rother studies 20th-century French critical theory. In addition, she has broad-ranging interests in Biblical literature, natural history, and literary representations of non-human animals. She has published articles on J.M. Coetzee's Disgrace and on insect metaphors in the writings of Jacques Derrida, Maurice Maeterlinck and Jules Michelet. Professor Rother studied at Lewis & Clark College and received her Ph.D. in Comparative Literature from Cornell University in 2012.