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Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2013
Current Research Interests:
Trauma narratives and the ethics of memory
Contemporary visual culture and digital humanities
Political, cultural, and theological perspectives on monstrosity and the “undead”
Current Teaching Interests:
Literatures of atrocity and human rights
Global food narratives
Modern European novel
Medieval mysticism and modern writing
International graphic novel
“Silence Upon Silence: The Ethics of Secrecy in Pirandello’s Right You Are (If You Think So).” Genre: An International Journal for Literature and the Arts vol. 33 (2013): 149-162.
Editor and Introduction: “Notes on a Collection.” Resounding Pasts: Essays in Literature, Popular Music, and Cultural Memory. Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2012.