Jenny Forsythe, PhD

she/her, Assistant Professor


Jenny Marie Forsythe (she/her) holds a master’s degree in Latin American Literature from the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México and a PhD in Comparative Literature from the University of California, Los Angeles, where she also earned a certificate in 17th- & 18th-century studies. Her research and other projects focus on histories and cultures of translation in transatlantic contexts. Before coming to the English Department, she taught beginning French at Western and worked at Gilcrease Museum in Tulsa, Oklahoma as a Duane H. King Postdoctoral Fellow.