Dr. Seemee Ali is the Assistant Professor of Great Ideas and English at Carthage College. She joined the faculty in 2008 from Loyola College, where she had been a visiting assistant professor teaching courses in literature. She is a 1989 graduate of Austin College, where she earned a B.A. in political science. She earned a master’s degree and Ph.D. in literature, both from the University of Dallas, and was a post-doctoral fellow in the Core Humanities Seminar Program at Villanova University.