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Beljanski, Tanja

  • Prior Degrees
    MA, BA, University of Cologne
    MA, University of Rochester

Interests: Contemporary American literature and film, media and film studies, critical theory, narratology, intertextuality and intermediality, media objects, post-postmodernism, temporalities of the contemporary in popular culture, gender studies

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Bowen, Mead

  • Prior Degrees
    MA, Aberystwyth University
    BA, University of Florida

Interests: Slave and Neoslave Narratives; Artificial and Posthuman Life Forms in Science Fiction; Construction of Mixed Race Identity in Literary Texts; Critical Race Theory

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Brengle, Abigail

  • Prior Degrees
    MA, University of Rochester
    BA, Michigan State University

Interests: Twentieth-century British and American literature, Modernism, poetry and poetics

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Briant, Katherine

  • Prior Degrees
    Fordham University, MA
    University of Rochester, BA

Interests: Manuscript studies, late medieval literature, the book as body, and digital humanities

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Byng, Gyasi

  • Prior Degrees
    MA, Florida Atlantic University
    BA, Palm Beach Atlantic University

Interests: Slave and Neoslave Narratives; Artificial and Posthuman Life Forms in Science Fiction; Construction of Mixed Race Identity in Literary Texts; Critical Race Theory

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Castleberry, Kristi

  • Prior Degrees
    BA, MA, Sonoma State University

Interests: Medieval Literature; Cultural Studies and Gender Studies

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Cho, Seung

  • Prior Degrees
    MA, University of Rochester
    BA, Soongsil University

Interests: Early Modern Literature; Shakespeare and Renaissance Poetry; Negative Capability and Theology; Tragedy and Philosophy

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Conklin, Ashley

  • Prior Degrees
    MA, Boston College
    BA, University of Connecticut

Interests: Medieval literature; Violence in romance and hagiography; Monstrosity; Marginalized figures

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Crakes, Andrew

  • Prior Degrees
    MA, Southern Connecticut State University
    BA, Boston University

Interests: American modernist poetry; Affect theory and psychoanalysis; Digital humanities; Poetry and Cinema

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Davies, Helen

  • Prior Degrees
    MA, BA, Loyola University Chicago
    MA, University of York, UK

Interests: Anglo-Saxon literature, Maps, Digital Humanities, and Multi-Spectral Imaging

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Delcourt, Steffi

  • Prior Degrees
    MA, University of Rochester
    BA, Emory University

Interests: Medieval Literature, Middle English Romances, the Arthurian Tradition, Identity, Spatial Theory

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Francisco, Erin

  • Prior Degrees
    MA, University of Rochester

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Green, Meaghan

  • Prior Degrees
    BA, North Central College

Interests: British Literature, Romanticism, Aesthetics and Images

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Grenert, Alison

  • Prior Degrees
    BA, University of Pittsburgh
    MA, University of Rochester

Interests: Nineteenth- and Twentieth-Century American Literature; Film and Media Studies; Genre Studies; Literature and Language Theory

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Harper, Alison

  • Prior Degrees
    MA, University of Chicago
    MA, University of York
    BA, St Hilda's College, Oxford University

Interests: Fifteenth-century popular literature; Medieval household miscellanies; Afterlife of texts, focus on fanfiction and other forms of textual adaptation

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Ingles, Jarrod

  • Prior Degrees
    BA, Asbury University

Interests: Romantic and Victorian Literature; Politics and Poetry; Aesthetics

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Jaime, Shannon

  • Prior Degrees
    BA, Whittier College
    MA, University of Rochester

Interests: British Romantic and Victorian Literature; Women Writers; Poetry and Poetics; Lyric and Genre Theory

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Kingsley, Joey

  • Prior Degrees
    MFA, Virginia Commonwealth University
    BA, College of the Holy Cross

Interests: 19th-century British Poetry and Literature; Victorian Studies; Romantic Poetry; 19th-century Society and Culture; 18th-century British Poetry; 20th-century Irish Literature; Gender and Sexuality; Female Narrative Theory; 20th- and 21st-century Poetry and Poetics; 20th-century American Poetry

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Knopf, Nicholas J

  • Prior Degrees
    BA, Nazareth College
    MA, Saint Bonaventure University

Interests: Mark Twain; Theory of the Novel; Eighteenth-Century English Novel; Medical and Scientific Prose; Travel

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Koerner, Lydia

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    Kohlhase, Emily

    • Prior Degrees
      BA, University of Wisconsin - Madison

    Interests: English Renaissance drama, focus on Shakespeare; Early Modern and Contemporary theatrical practices; Adaptation

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    Kraines, Daniel

    • Prior Degrees
      MA, NY University
      MFA, Boston University
      BA, Skidmore College

    Interests: 20th Century and Contemporary Literature; Modernism, Poetry and Poetics

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    Kurano, Lindsey

    • Prior Degrees
      BA, Ritsumeikan University

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    Lamperez, Joseph

    • Prior Degrees
      BA, MA, Loyola University of Chicago

    Interests: The Hermetic Tradition; Fin de Siecle Literature and Art; Magical Realism; Surrealism; Obscurity; the Politics and Poetics of Space; Romanticism; the Baroque; Ecocriticism; Postcolonial Theology

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    Lang, Amanda

    • Prior Degrees
      BA, St. John Fisher College
      MA, University of Rochester

    Interests: Early Modern Literature; Shakespeare and English Renaissance Drama; Gender Studies

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    Lloyd, Hilarie

    • Prior Degrees
      BA, Duke University
      JD, Cornell Law School

    Interests: Feminist Theory and Jurisprudence; Progressive Literary Movements; Politics and Language; Critical Race Theory; Women Writers; Anglo-Irish Literature

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    Lowman, Emily

    • Prior Degrees
      BA, College of William and Mary

    Interests: Medieval literature, Celtic literature, Arthurian tradition, Old English literature, folklore; temporal theory, spatial theory; critical race theory

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    Loy, Eric

    • Prior Degrees
      MA, Creighton University
      BA, University of Nevada, Las Vegas

    Interests: Documentary Editing; Editorial Theory; Digital Humanities; Twentieth-Century American Literature; Narrative Theory

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    Marra, Abbey

    • Prior Degrees
      University of Bristol, MA
      Southern Nazarene University, BA

    Interests: Film and Television Studies, Comedy, Gender Studies, Stardom and Celebrity, Popular Culture, Race and Representation

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    McDonald, Matthew

    • Prior Degrees
      BA, Vanderbilt University

    Interests: 19th and 20th century American; poetics; fixed verse forms, particularly the sonnet

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    McDowell, Zachary

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      Morrice, Santiago

      • Prior Degrees
        MA, Mills College
        BA, University of California-Merced

      Interests: Contemporary poetry and poetics; translation

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      Nelson, Daniel

      • Prior Degrees
        BA, New York University
        MA, SUNY at Buffalo

      Interests: Poetry, Especially Ninteenth-Century British and Twentieth-Century American; British Romanticism

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      Nikolis, Anastasia

      • Prior Degrees
        BA, Haverford College

      Interests: Modern and contemporary literature; Poetry and poetics; Word and image

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      Nourani, Sherwin

      • Prior Degrees
        MA, MS, BA, University of Texas, Dallas

      Interests: Shakespeare; World Epics; Relationships between Music, Language and Poetry; Neuroaesthetics; Space-Time, Chance and Nothingness; Gender Studies; Digital Humanities

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      O'Neil, Scott

      • Prior Degrees
        BA, Towson University
        MA, Saint Bonaventure University

      Interests: Early Modern; Shakespeare; Renaissance Pedagogy

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      Ormsbee, Michael

      • Prior Degrees
        BA, Williams College

      Interests: 18th and 19th century British literature, narratology, genre theory, literary theory and its history, the Novel

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      Powell, Zachary M

      • Prior Degrees
        MA, Kansas State University
        BS, University of Kansas

      Interests: Film and Media Studies (Silent Film, War Film, Horror Film, Experimental Film) Cultural Studies, Modernism, and Contemporary Literature

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      Rich, Robert

      • Prior Degrees
        BA, University of Oregon

      Interests: Nineteenth-Century British Literature, History of Economic Thought, Early Science Fiction

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      Sadaniantz, Nicole

      • Prior Degrees
        BA, University of Pennsylvania

      Interests: 20th Century dramatic literature and acting theory; Modernism; Chekhov, Woolf, Kerouac, Brodsky & Utkin

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      Sengupta, Oishani

      • Prior Degrees
        MA, Jadavpur University, Kolkata
        BA, Jadavpur University, Kolkata

      Interests: Victorian visual culture; illustrated novels; digital humanities; translation studies

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      Shukla, Abhishek

      • Prior Degrees
        BA, St. Stephen's College, Delhi
        MA, University College Dublin

      Interests: Nineteenth-Century American Literature; Anglo-Irish and Indian Literary Revivals

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      Simon, Miles

      • Prior Degrees
        MA, California State University-Northridge
        BA, California State University-Northridge

      Interests: Transatlantic Romanticism; Liminal spaces; Negative capability and theology; History of the daemon; Genre studies; Hybrid texts

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      Singleton, Daniel

      • Prior Degrees
        MA, University of Rochester
        BA, Kennesaw State University

      Interests: Film history; Twentieth-century American Literature; Cinematic authorship; Adaptation

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      Skwiat, Matthew

      • Prior Degrees
        MA, University of Rochester
        MA, Drew University
        BA, Kean University

      Interests: Rise of the Novel, Victorian Literature and Transatlantic Gothic Fiction

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      Soules, Katherine

      • Prior Degrees
        MA, University of Rochester
        MA, Marshall University
        BA, Cedarville University

      Interests: Research interests: contemporary American literature, war & memory, literary theory & history of theory, intellectual history, philosophy, religion, aesthetics, visual art & history

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      Townsend, Dominique

      • Prior Degrees
        BA, Pacific Union College

      Interests: Twentieth-century British Literature, Modernism, Construction of Mixed Race Identity in Literary Texts, Narrative Identity Construction, Liminal Spaces, Critical Race Theory, Gender and Sexuality

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      Vandenbossche, Lisa

      • Prior Degrees
        BA, University of Michigan
        MA, Clemson University

      Interests: Eighteenth- and Nineteenth-Century British and American Literature; Atlantic Studies; Law and Literature; Feminist and Gender Studies

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      Whitebell, Laura

      • Prior Degrees
        BA, University of York, UK
        MA, University of Sheffield, UK
        MA, University of Rochester

      Interests: British and American Nineteenth-Century Literature and Culture; Digital Humanities

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      Woehl, Marcie

      • Prior Degrees
        BA, University of North Dakota

      Interests: New media, public humanities, digital humanities, political rhetoric of the late 60s to mid-70s, and literature and philosophy

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      Yee, Pamela

      • Prior Degrees
        BA, University of California, Berkeley

      Interests: Medieval Literature; Arthurian Tradition; Celtic Mythology; Folklore and Fairy Tale; Historical Linguistics; Gender Studies

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      Zaloom, Rose

      • Prior Degrees
        BA, Utica College

      Interests: Early Modern/Renaissance British Literature, Dramatic Literature, Representations and Dynamics of Violence, Theatrical Staging, Audience Experience, Prose and Poetic Narrative

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      Zaman, Nasheed

      • Prior Degrees
        MA, Kansas State University
        BA, North South University, Bangladesh

      Interests: Twentieth-century American Literature; African-American Literature; Literary theory

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      Zawacki, Alexander

      • Prior Degrees
        MA, Bangor University, Wales
        BS, Susquehanna University

      Interests: High and late medieval literature, insular romance, multispectral imaging, textual science, the digital humanities