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Discover the work our graduate students are doing at the University—and around the world.
Transcribing the Writing Body
about Transcribing the Writing Body
This doctoral student received a Mellon fellowship to decipher handwriting from the Elizabethan era.
Grad Studies: Writing in Wartime
about Grad Studies: Writing in Wartime
Doctoral student Yon Ji Sol looks at soldiers and citizenship in 19th-century novels.
Grad Studies: Climate Change Literature
about Grad Studies: Climate Change Literature
PhD student Christopher Bowman studies literary trends during the 1930s Dust Bowl, and now.
Grad Studies: A Thing of Joy Is a Beauty
about Grad Studies: A Thing of Joy Is a Beauty
Is literary scholarship (meant to be) a joyful pursuit? This doctoral student is looking at the connection between literary knowledge and critical affect.
From Archive to Prison: Grad Student Research
about From Archive to Prison: Grad Student Research
Where did research interests take our doctoral candidates in 2018?
Uneasy Lies the Head: Grad Student Marc Juberg
about Uneasy Lies the Head: Grad Student Marc Juberg
In Shakespeare's mix of elusive language and subversive satire, this doctoral candidate finds questions enough to fuel a dissertation--and a career.
Into the Archives, and Beyond: Grad Student Projects
about Into the Archives, and Beyond: Grad Student Projects
What are our grad students researching in 2017-18? Shakespeare comic books, Thomas Carlyle, 18th-century colonial northern India, and racial microagressions
Finding an Edge in the Darkness: Jeffrey Squires
about Finding an Edge in the Darkness: Jeffrey Squires
Award-winning doctoral student researches despair in the 17th century, plays beer-league hockey.
A Quickened Mind: From Fanfiction to Milton
about A Quickened Mind: From Fanfiction to Milton
A PhD candidate's award-winning research benefits his teaching (and vice versa).
Destination: A New Way of Seeing
about Destination: A New Way of Seeing
International students elevate English study at the U, and vice versa.
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