Graduate Students in English

Graduates

Arnav Adhikari

Research Interests: Colonial and Postcolonial Studies;  Literary and Cultural Theory; 20th-Century and Contemporary; Media Theory; South Asia

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Ilan Ben-Meir

Research Interests: American Literature and Culture; Literary and Cultural Theory; Poetry and Poetics; Studies in the Novel; 20th-Century and Contemporary; Media Theory

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Noah Brooksher

Research Interests: Eighteenth-Century Studies; Gender and Sexuality Studies; Literary and Cultural Theory; Poetry and Poetics; Queer Theory/Gay and Lesbian Studies; Race and Slavery; Romantic and Victorian; Transatlantic Studies; Ethics

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Danny Byrne

Research Interests: Colonial and Postcolonial Studies; Literary and Cultural Theory; Studies in the Novel; Transatlantic Studies; 20th-Century and Contemporary

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Devon Epiphany Clifton

Research Interests: African American Studies and the Black Atlantic; Colonial and Postcolonial Studies; Gender and Sexuality Studies; Literary and Cultural Theory; Race and Slavery; Race and Ethnicity; Transatlantic Studies; 20th-Century and Contemporary

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Lubabah Chowdhury

Research Interests: African American Studies and the Black Atlantic; Colonial and Postcolonial Studies; Gender and Sexuality Studies; Race and Slavery; Race and Ethnicity; 20th-Century and Contemporary

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Fabrizio S. Ciccone

Research Interests: American Literature and Culture; Colonial and Postcolonial Studies; Literary and Cultural Theory; Race and Ethnicity; Studies in the Novel; Transatlantic Studies; 20th-Century and Contemporary; Theories of Comedy and Satire; War and Its Representations; Film

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M.J. Cunniff

Research Interests: Gender and Sexuality Studies; Poetry and Poetics; Queer Theory/Gay and Lesbian Studies; Science Fiction and Fantasy

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Geophrey O. Darrow

Research Interests: Colonial and Postcolonial Studies; Gender and Sexuality Studies; Literary and Cultural Theory; Medieval, including Old English and Middle English; Poetry and Poetics; Queer Theory/Gay and Lesbian Studies; Renaissance and Early Modern

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Ashley Aye Aye Dun

Research Interests: Colonial and Postcolonial Studies, Race and Ethnicity, Gender and Sexuality Studies, Queer Theory and Queer of Color Critique

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Juan Gallardo

Research Interests: African American Studies and the Black Atlantic; American Literature and Culture; Gender and Sexuality Studies; Queer Theory/Gay and Lesbian Studies; Race and Slavery; 20th-Century and Contemporary; Afro-Pessimism

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Michael Gastiger

Research Interests: African American Studies and the Black Atlantic; American Literature and Culture; Literary and Cultural Theory; Race and Ethnicity; 20th-Century and Contemporary

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Christina Gilligan

Research Interests: Colonial and Postcolonial Studies; Gender and Sexuality Studies; Literary and Cultural Theory; Queer Theory/Gay and Lesbian Studies; Race and Ethnicity; Romantic and Victorian; Studies in the Novel

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Claire Grandy

Research Interests: Gender and Sexuality Studies; Poetry and Poetics; Race and Ethnicity; 20th-Century and Contemporary; Photography and Visual Culture

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Antonia Halstead

Research Interests: African American Studies and the Black Atlantic; American Literature and Culture; Colonial and Postcolonial Studies; Eighteenth-Century Studies; Literary and Cultural Theory; Race and Slavery; Race and Ethnicity; Transatlantic Studies; Environmental Humanities

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Tara Melody Holman

Research Interests: African American Studies and the Black Atlantic; Gender and Sexuality Studies; Poetry and Poetics; Race and Slavery; Race and Ethnicity; 20th-Century and Contemporary

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Scott Jackshaw

Research Interests: Gender and Sexuality Studies; Literary and Cultural Theory; Poetry and Poetics; Queer Theory/Gay and Lesbian Studies; Race and Ethnicity; 20th-Century and Contemporary; Political Theology

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Ifrah Javaid

Research Interests: Colonial and Postcolonial Studies; Literary and Cultural Theory; Studies in the Novel; 20th-Century and Contemporary

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Suzy Kim

Research Interests: Gender and Sexuality Studies; Literary and Cultural Theory; Romantic and Victorian; Studies in the Novel; Graphic Novel Studies

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Olivia Anne Lafferty

Research Interests: American Literature and Culture; Colonial and Postcolonial Studies; Literary and Cultural Theory; Race and Slavery; Race and Ethnicity; 20th-Century and Contemporary; Race, Space, and Place

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Christopher M. Lasasso

Research Interests: Colonial and Postcolonial Studies; Literary and Cultural Theory; Renaissance and Early Modern; Premodern Race, Space, and Place

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Ali John Madani

Research Interests: Colonial and Postcolonial Studies; History of the Book; Literary and Cultural Theory; Poetry and Poetics; Race and Ethnicity; Renaissance, Medieval, and Early Modern Literatures

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Stephen Taylor Marsh

Research Interests: American Literature and Culture; African American Studies and the Black Atlantic; Queer Theory/Gay and Lesbian Studies; Literary and Cultural Theory; Studies in the Novel; 20th-Century and Contemporary; History of Literary Criticism

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Brianna McNish

Research Interests: African American Studies and the Black Atlantic; American Literature and Culture; Digital Humanities; Literary and Cultural Theory; Race and Ethnicity; Studies in the Novel; 20th-Century and Contemporary

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Marah Nagelhout

Research Interests: African American Studies and the Black Atlantic; American Literature and Culture; Colonial and Postcolonial Studies; Literary and Cultural Theory; Queer Theory/Gay and Lesbian Studies; Race and Slavery; Studies in the Novel; 20th-Century and Contemporary

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Goutam Piduri

Research Interests: Colonial and Postcolonial Studies; Literary and Cultural Theory; Renaissance and Early Modern

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Nicholas Pisanelli

Research Interests: Colonial and Postcolonial Studies; Literary and Cultural Theory; Studies in the Novel; 20th-Century and Contemporary

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Katherine Preston

Research Interests: African American Studies and the Black Atlantic; American Literature and Culture; Colonial and Postcolonial Studies; Literary and Cultural Theory; Poetry and Poetics; Race and Ethnicity; 20th-Century and Contemporary

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Erin Prior

Research Interests: 20th-Century and Contemporary; Genre Fiction, Philosophy of Science, Religion

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Jack Quirk

Research Interests: Colonial and Postcolonial Studies; Literary and Cultural Theory; Studies in the Novel; Modernism; Law and Literature; Jurisprudence

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Michelle Rada

Research Interests: Gender and Sexuality Studies; Literary and Cultural Theory; Transatlantic Studies; Studies in the Novel; 20th-Century and Contemporary

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Rithika Ramamurthy

Research Interests: Literary and Cultural Theory; Romantic and Victorian; Studies in the Novel

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Hilary Rasch

Research Interests: African American Studies and the Black Atlantic; American Literature and Culture; Gender and Sexuality Studies; 20th-Century and Contemporary; Asian American Studies; Disability Studies; Performance Studies

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Benjamin Rosenberg

Research Interests: Colonial and Postcolonial Studies; Gender and Sexuality Studies; Poetry and Poetics; Race and Ethnicity 20th-Century and Contemporary; Black Studies; Performance Studies; Critical Theory; Romanticism; Queer Theory

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Eleanor Rowe

Research Interests: Colonial and Postcolonial Studies; Gender and Sexuality Studies; Literary and Cultural Theory; Transatlantic Studies; 20th-Century and Contemporary

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Ula Rutkowska

Research Interests: Colonial and Postcolonial Studies; Race and Slavery; Studies in the Novel; 20th-Century and Contemporary

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Kiran Saili

Research Interests: African American Studies and the Black Atlantic; Colonial and Postcolonial Studies; Gender and Sexuality Studies; Literary and Cultural Theory; Race and Ethnicity; Transatlantic Studies; 20th-Century and Contemporary; Psychoanalysis; Queer of Colour Critique

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Emily Simon

Research Interests: American Literature and Culture; Gender and Sexuality Studies; Poetry and Poetics; 20th-Century and Contemporary; Materialisms; Temporality; History of Science; Aesthetics; Visual and Performance Arts

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Benjamin Smith

Research Interests: American Literature and Culture; Literary and Cultural Theory

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Dorin Smith

Research Interests: African American Studies and the Black Atlantic; American Literature and Culture; Eighteenth-Century Studies; Literary and Cultural Theory; Literature and Cognitive/Psychological Science; Romantic and Victorian; Studies in the Novel; Transatlantic Studies; Narrative Theory; Phenomenology

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Semilore Sobande

Research Interests: African American Studies and the Black Atlantic; Colonial and Postcolonial Studies; Gender and Sexuality Studies; Literary and Cultural Theory; Race and Slavery; Race and Ethnicity; Transatlantic Studies; 20th-Century and Contemporary

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Christopher Yates

Research Interests: Poetry and Poetics; Renaissance, Medieval, and Early Modern Literatures

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