Contact Information

Rabb 266a
office hours: MWTh 12-1 and by appt.
jenniferreed@brandeis.edu
781-736-2160


Jennifer Reed

For more information about Jennifer Reed, please see her Faculty Guide page. 

Jennifer Reed

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Florence Levy Kay Fellow in Eighteenth Century Studies


Research Interests

Eighteenth-century literature and culture, digital humanities, women in comedy.


Selected Publications

“Sites of Terror and Affective Geographies on Thomas Thistlewood’s Breadnut Island Pen,”Caribbeana: The Journal of the Early Caribbean Society 1:1 (January 2016), 34-62.

“Fooling Around: Female Stand-Ups and Sexual Joking,” Journal of Popular Culture 48:4 (August 2015), 703-714. (Published under Jennifer Foy) 

Accepted: “Making it Matter.” In ­Making Humanities Matter, part of the Debates in the Digital Humanities series. Ed. Matthew Gold and Lauren Klein, University of Minnesota Press.

Accepted: “Performances of Suffering and the Stagecraft of Sympathy.” In The Eighteenth Centuries: An Interdisciplinary Investigation, Ed. Cynthia Wall and David Gies, University Press of Virginia.


Selected Courses Taught

ENG 115b: Fictions of Liberty: Europe in a Revolutionary Age