Karl Britto

Associate Professor of French & Comparative Literature
Office Hours: 
Spring 2021: Wednesdays 2-4 (please see below)

Research Areas

Karl Britto's teaching and research interests include francophone and anglophone colonial and postcolonial literatures of Vietnam, Africa and the Caribbean.


Karl Britto is jointly appointment in the Department of French and is affiliated with the Designated Emphasis in Women, Gender, and Sexuality. He is the recipient of the Distinguished Teaching Award for 2008, the Berkeley campus's highest honor for teaching. (Ph.D., Yale University)

Office Hours

Spring 2021 office hours will be held Wednesdays 2-4 on Zoom.  

You can find the Zoom link and also sign up for a block of time here.  I will admit you from the waiting room at your scheduled time (you must be signed up for a block of time to be admitted).

If you would like to meet but are unable to attend office hours at the scheduled time, please email me.