Modern Languages

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Tali Zechory

Tali Zechory comes to NEC from Harvard University, where she has taught all levels of French language and culture classes, and developed and taught intermediate- and advanced-level courses. She has...

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Ben Martin-Bean came to New England Conservatory in 2018 and has been teaching English as a Second Language for over ten years, both in the US and internationally. After earning a BA in English from...

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Megan Barrett joined the Graduate Languages Department as German Instructor in Fall 2015 and is now also German staff for NEC's newly formed Foreign Language Center. She came to NEC from Indiana...

Sia Liss Stovall

Sia Liss Stovall is a Professor of German in the Modern Languages Department.

B.A. in German, magna cum laude, Connecticut College, German Consulate Prize of Boston. M.A. in German, University of...


Francesca Santovetti received a doctorate, summa cum laude, from the University of Rome La Sapienza in English and Comparative Literature, and a Ph.D. from the University of California, Los Angeles...

Panagiota Kambouris

Panagiota Kambouris taught English as a Foreign Language at the Stratigakis School of Languages in Thessaloniki, Greece. Previously, she taught Greek to Greek-American students at the Greek Orthodox...