Twentieth and twenty-first century literature, film, and theory in French; African cinema; documentary film; postcolonial studies.

Steven Grossvogel has research interests in medieval Italian literature, especially the works of Boccaccio and Dante. He is the author of Ambiguity and Allusion in Boccaccio's Filocolo (Olschki, 1992). His articles have been published in Studi sul Boccaccio, Italiana, Il Veltro, MLN, and This Rough Magic.  He has also contributed to the Modern…

Italian lyric and epic poetry, modern and contemporary fiction, women writers, literary theory, film studies, philosophy of education