Thomas Conners

Title: Assistant Professor of Latinx Studies and World Languages & Cultures
Degrees: M.A., Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania; B.A., Ithaca College
Research interests: Latinx, Ethnic, and Latin American Studies; queer, affect, and critical race theories
Brief bio: My research and teaching focus on the languages and cultures of the Américas, with a particular emphasis on Latinx literatures and queer studies. I am a 2023-2024 Office of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Faculty Fellow. Prior to Allegheny, I taught in the History & Literature and Women’s, Gender, & Sexuality Studies programs at Harvard University. For more about my current research, recent publications, and teaching, see my personal website.


Contact Info


Phone:  814-332-3389

Office Location:  Ruter 102, Box 30

Office Hours:  Spring 2024

Day Time Location
Monday 12:30pm – 2:00pm Room 102

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Wednesday 10:00am – 11:00am Room 102

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Friday 10:00am – 12:00pm Room 102

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