Anna Rocca is Associate Professor at Salem State University, Massachusetts. In 2004, she published Assia Djebar, Le corps invisible: voir sans être vue. In 2011, she co-authored Frictions et devenirs dans les écritures migrantes au féminin. Enracinements et renégociations. Kenneth Reeds is Assistant Professor at Salem State University, Massachusetts. In 2013, he published What is Magical Realism: An Explanation of a Literary Style. In 2008, he received a PhD in Comparative Literature from University College London, University of London.