Effie Rentzou

Director, Program in European Cultural Studies; Professor of French and Italian

Photo: Sameer A. Khan/Fotobuddy

(609) 258–7335


329 East Pyne Building



Effie Rentzou studies literature and its relation to other arts, with particular attention to the historical avant-garde movements and modernism. Her interests include poetics, the relation between image and text, social analysis of literature, politics and literature, and the internationalization of the avant-garde.

Professor Rentzou is Director for the Program in European Cultural Studies. Read her full biography on the Department of French & Italian website.

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