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American Literature; Southern and Appalachian literature; Gender Theory; Queer Theory; Ugliness; Gothic Literature
Gothic literature (Romantic to Contemporary), Romantic literature, Medical Humanities, Disability Studies, Literature and Visual Art
Puerto Rican literature, Caribbean studies, Gothic literature, Popular fiction, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Horror film
Latin American and Spanish Literature with a focus on twentieth and twenty-first century Women’s Literature; research interests include gender and sexuality theory, feminist theory, transnational theory, cultural studies, comparative literature, ecocriticism, ecofeminism, and Gothic and Neo-Gothic literature.
Scholarly interests: Romanticism, Digital Humanities, media studies, gothic literature, travel literature, book history
Extracurriculars: rock climbing, cooking, photographing my cats
Once you’ve joined the group, please introduce yourself here so that we can be more aware of everyone’s backgrounds and interests. This sort of knowledge will hopefully make it easier to connect with and support one another. I’ll start… Name: Caitlin Affiliation: Stony Brook University Program: Ph.D. in English Literature (started Fall 2016) Research Interests: Gothic […]
I am a PhD Candidate in the English Department at the University of Victoria (Victoria, BC), where I am writing a dissertation on Romantic Gothic literature and its economic contexts.
Academically, my interests lie in 19th/20th century British and American Gothic literature, especially where monsters are concerned.Personally, my interests include reading/writing, cooking, movies, video games, and music.
British Literature, the Long 18th Century
British Literature, the Long 19th Century
Romanticism and Its Descendants
Old & Middle English
Speculative Fiction old and new