Angela LaGrotteria

  • Visiting Assistant Professor of Comparative American Studies


  • PhD, women’s, gender, and sexuality studies; Emory University, 2012
  • MA, women’s studies, San Diego State University, 2006
  • BA, English and Spanish, Ohio University, 2001


Angie LaGrotteria is a visiting assistant professor in Comparative American Studies and Gender, Sexuality, and Feminist Studies. Her teaching/research interests are contemporary feminist literature, feminist theory, feminist literary criticism, and regional writing and literature of place.

She also teaches at Lorain County Community College.

In addition to teaching, she is the faculty coordinator for Oberlin’s Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellowship, which seeks to support underrepresented students interested in pursuing a PhD in an MMUF-eligible field of study.