Graduate Student Representatives
Michaela Henry (PhD)
Matthew Schratz (PhD)
Lily Beaumont (MA)
Graduate Student Accomplishments
"Sybylla's Bush Bildung: My Brilliant Career and the Coming-of-age Novel"
Scenes of Reading: Is Australian Literature a World Literature? Symposium
The University of Sydney, May 25-26, 2012
"A Dialectic of Play: The Hegelian Logic of Cather's The Professor's House"
American Literature Association conference in May 2013
Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard University workshop “Breakthroughs: Creativity Across the Disciplines.” May 21, 2013.
“Organic Technologies in The Coming Race.” Harvard Humanities Center’s seminar on Victorian Literature and Culture Graduate Panel, November 29, 2012.
"Irving’s Double-Genre Sketch Book: The First Transatlantic Bestseller."
NeMLA, Boston, March 2013
"The Chronicle and the Reckoning: A Temporal Paradox in Hawthorne's Twice-Told Tales." Narrative 21.2 (Spring 2013). 221-242.
"Polemical Conversation and Biblical Hermeneutics in the the Gender Pamphlet War"
NEMLA, March 21-24, 2013, Boston, MA.
"Dangarembga: Turning Novel Forms on the Turn of the Century"
2013 NeMLA Conference, March 21-24, 2013, Boston, MA
Jeanna Kadlec Zaubi
"Superficial, Sacrificial, or Revolutionary: Feminine Resistance and Motherhood in Harry Potter"
October 2012, Columbus, OH
“The Problem of ‘Blackpain’: Historical Trauma in the Plays of George C. Wolfe.” NeMLA 2012 (Rochester)
“‘What Am I, a Machine?: Humans, Information, and Matters of Record in David Foster Wallace’s The Pale King.” Studies in the Novel. Winter 2012.