Meet Our Students

Graduate students from the Boston area stand in front of a chalk boardAbigail, a PhD student, describes research for her dissertation.

Rachel DaleRachel Dale, an MA student, discusses her plans and projects for the summer of 2019.

Diana FilarDiana Filar, a PhD student, explains where her dissertation topic interests began and how she has learned some unexpected facts along the way.

Lianne GallantLianne, a joint MA student in English and Women's, Gender, and sexuality studies, discusses a project that she is currently working on.

Emiliano Gutierrez PopocaEmiliano, a PhD student, reflects on his experience at Brandeis and in the English department.

Brenden O'DonnellBrenden O'Donnell, a PhD student, has taught two English literature courses throughout his time in the English department and his dissertation has benefited.

He is featured on the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences webpage:

English PhD Candidate Analyzes the Gap Between Queer Communities and Addiction Treatment

English PhD student Kemal Onur Toker has received a Mellon/ACLS Dissertation Completion Fellowship for his dissertation--a project entitled The Poetics of the Sharing Economy: Shakespeare and Milton in the Age of the Leviathan.

Carissa WilbanksCarissa, a PhD student, describes her experience teaching University Writing Seminar (UWS).