MemberMichael Rodriguez

…Michigan State University, Studies in Radicalism Online…
…fort are driven by three primary goals:

to provide a virtual community for those engaged in the study of radicalism and
to meet emerging needs of this community, including making recommendations on technological and scholarly standards for electronic scholarship, the aggregation of data, and the ability to discover and repurpose this data, and
to aggregate resources (both primary and secondary) relevant to radicalism studies.

To these ends SiRO has created partnerships between the Michigan State University Libraries, the Journal for the Study of Radicalism (MSU Press), and ARC (the Advanced Research Consortium: For more on ARC see the article from Scholarly and Research Communication: . Over time SiRO hopes to vet and publish born-digital projects through peer review, aggregate top-quality digital objects, and to generally create a community through which the study of radicalism moves sc…
…PhD, University of Illinois at Chicago (English, Creative Writing), 1997

MLS, Wayne State University, 2001

MA, Michigan State University (English), 1989

BA, Michigan State University (English and Telecom), 1987…

I coordinate Audiovisual and Digital Humanities collections, as well as serve as the librarian for English and American literature and performing arts (including film studies) at Michigan State University Libraries.

MemberEric S. Hood

…PhD in English at University of Kansas

MA in English at Eastern Michigan University

BA in Psychology from Michigan State University…

Dr. Eric S. Hood specialize in cultural theory and British Romanticism, particularly British epic poetry in the 18th and 19th century. He is a Founding Editor at the Digital Mitford and a Core Faculty Member in the Digital Humanities at Michigan State University, where he teaches first-year writing.

MemberJohn Vsetecka

…PhD (in progress): Michigan State University

MA: University of Northern Colorado (2014)

BA: University of Northern Colorado (2012)…

I am a doctoral candidate in the Department of History at Michigan State University. I am currently working on a dissertation that examines the aftermath of famine in Soviet Ukraine. In addition to my research, I currently serve as a board member and editor for the newly launched H-Ukraine, part of the larger H-Net online platform.  

MemberLeonora Souza Paula

Leonora is an Assistant Professor in the Residential College in the Arts and Humanities at Michigan State University. She specializes in twentieth and twenty first century Brazilian Literature and Culture. Her research and teaching interests include Latin American Literature and Culture, Afro-Brazilian Culture, Critical Geographies, Crime Fiction, Urban Art, Social Movements and Graphic Novels. Her current research focuses on the role of under-represented knowledge production in changing the exclusionary terrain of contemporary Brazilian culture. Her work has been published in Brazil and the United States.