Jennifer Factor

Jennifer FactorPhD - First Year
BA Anthropology, Harvard College
MFA Literature and Creative Writing, Bennington College
jfactor@brandeis.edu

Research Interests

Literary artifacts (letters, speeches, broadsides, filing systems, mechanics of writing, knowing, thinking), prosody, poetry, gender and language, psychoanalysis, spirituality, early modern, long 19th and 20th centuries.

Presentations

"The Sentence and the Line: A Journey Meaning Makes," Association of Writers and Writing Programs Conference, AWP, Seattle, March 2015

"Great Difficult Poets," Association of Writers and Writing Programs Conference, AWP, New York, January 2008

"Kenneth Rexroth's Women," Association of Writers and Writing Programs Conference, AWP, Baltimore, February 2003

Publications

Unraveling at the Name. Copper Canyon Press, 2002. ISBN: 1556591764

Awards

Phi Beta Kappa, Harvard and Radcliffe Colleges, 1990.

Favorite Work

James Baldwin, "Another Country"