Graduate Students

Research Groups Interests Office

Oren M. Abeles
Group IX - Critical Theory and Cultural Studies, Group X - Rhetoric, Composition, and Literacy Rhetoric, Composition, Science Studies, Pedagogy, Biology, Articulation Swain 211
abeles@email.unc.edu
Amanda M. Al-Raba'a Comparative Literature Arabic Literature, Franco-Arab Literature, Feminist Theory, Translation Studies, War And Gender Dey 341
aalrabaa@live.unc.edu

Travis Alexander
Group IX - Critical Theory and Cultural Studies, Group VII - American Literature from 1900 to the Present Twentieth Century American Literature, Queer Theory, Psychoanalysis, Political Economy travista@live.unc.edu

Nora Augustine
Literature, Medicine, and Culture, Group IX - Critical Theory and Cultural Studies, Group VII - American Literature from 1900 to the Present Memoir And Life Writing, Medical Anthropology, Critical Psychology, Gender And Sexuality Studies, Critical Race Theory, Literatures Of/for Social Justice Greenlaw 447
nkaugust@live.unc.edu
Chandler Batchelor Literature, Medicine, and Culture audebut@live.unc.edu

Sam Bednarchik
Group IX - Critical Theory and Cultural Studies, Group VII - American Literature from 1900 to the Present Greenlaw 321
sbednarchik@unc.edu
Andrew Belton Group XI - African American Literature abelton@email.unc.edu
Nicole Berland Group VII - American Literature from 1900 to the Present Speculative Fiction, Contemporary Multiethnic American Literature, Comics, Television Greenlaw 307
berland@live.unc.edu

Sarah Boyd
Group VI - American Literature to 1900 Greenlaw 405
sarahboyd@unc.edu
Matt Broaddus mattenoc@live.unc.edu
Laura Broom Group VII - American Literature from 1900 to the Present Greenlaw 322
ljbroom@email.unc.edu
Tyler Bunzey Group IX - Critical Theory and Cultural Studies, Group VII - American Literature from 1900 to the Present, Group XI - African American Literature tbunzey@email.unc.edu
Kimberly Gibbs Burnett Group XI - African American Literature klgibbs@email.unc.edu
Emma Calabrese Group VI - American Literature to 1900 Dey 340
ecalabre@email.unc.edu

Michael Clark
Comparative Literature, Group III - English Literature from 1485 to 1660 (including Milton) Early Modern Literature And Culture, Italian Literature And Culture, History Of Medicine, Classical Reception, Performance Studies, Translation Studies, Pedagogy Dey 121
mjclark@live.unc.edu
James Cobb Group IX - Critical Theory and Cultural Studies, Group VII - American Literature from 1900 to the Present, Group VIII - British Literature from 1900 to the Present Dey 339
jsc2106@live.unc.edu

Mark Collins
Group IX - Critical Theory and Cultural Studies, Group VII - American Literature from 1900 to the Present American Literature And Culture; Feminist Theory And Gender Studies, Science Studies, Medical Humanities Swain 211
markc@email.unc.edu
Peter Delgobbo Comparative Literature, Group IX - Critical Theory and Cultural Studies Film, Media Studies, Aesthetics, Critical Theory, Cultural Studies Dey 338
delgobbo@live.unc.edu
Matthew Diem Group I - The English Language, Group II - English Literature from its beginnings to 1485 Classical Reception mbdiem@live.unc.edu

Sean Dileonardi
Group IX - Critical Theory and Cultural Studies, Group VII - American Literature from 1900 to the Present, Group XI - African American Literature 20th And 21st Century American Literature, African American Literature, Critical Theory, Media Studies, Science And Literature Dey Hall 342
smdileo@live.unc.edu

Bridget Donnelly
Group IV - English Literature from 1660 to 1789, Group IX - Critical Theory and Cultural Studies Theory Of The Novel, Genre Theory, Gender And Sexuality, Narrative Theory Greenlaw 443
bdonnell@live.unc.edu
Maria J. Duran Default Latina/o Studies, Latina/o Literature, Chicana/o Studies, Social Justice Swain 213
mobando@email.unc.edu

Tyler Easterbrook
Group IX - Critical Theory and Cultural Studies, Group X - Rhetoric, Composition, and Literacy Digital Rhetorics, Technology, Pedagogy Greenlaw 321
teasterb@live.unc.edu
Patrick Eichholz Group VIII - British Literature from 1900 to the Present Greenlaw 428
eichholz@live.unc.edu

Adam J. Engel
Group IX - Critical Theory and Cultural Studies, Group VIII - British Literature from 1900 to the Present Poetry And Poetics, Modernism, Spirituality, Semiotics, Ritual, Liminality ajengel@email.unc.edu
Elisa Faison Group VII - American Literature from 1900 to the Present elfaison@live.unc.edu
Meredith Farmer Group VI - American Literature to 1900 farmerm@unc.edu

Kimberly Farris
Group V - English Literature from 1789 to 1900 (Nineteenth-Century British Literature), Group VI - American Literature to 1900 Greenlaw 321
kpfarris@unc.edu
Anne Fertig afertig@live.unc.edu

Donato Fhunsu
Comparative Literature dfhunsu21@unc.edu

Mallory Findlay
Group VI - American Literature to 1900 Greenlaw 528
mfindlay@live.unc.edu

Laurel Foote-Hudson
Comparative Literature Adaptation Theory, Orientalism, Occidentalism, Visual Culture, Theater, Siglo Del Oro, Edo Period Japan Dey 339
Laurel.Foote-Hudson@unc.edu
Michael Fox Greenlaw 505
mrfox@live.unc.edu

Tiffany Friedman
Group I - The English Language, Group X - Rhetoric, Composition, and Literacy Rhetoric, Composition, Rhetoric Of Health And Medicine, Health Humanities, Rhetoric Of Religion, History Of The English Language Greenlaw 428
tifflee@live.unc.edu
Alex Funt Group X - Rhetoric, Composition, and Literacy Greenlaw 310
tafunt@email.unc.edu

Rebecca Garonzik
Comparative Literature Dey 121
rgaronzi@email.unc.edu
Suzanna Geiser Group IV - English Literature from 1660 to 1789 Swain 215
geiser@email.unc.edu
Sarah George georgette@live.unc.edu

Alexis Seccombe Giachetti
Comparative Literature 20th Century Italian Literature, 20th Century Spanish Literature, 20th Century French Literature, European Cinema, Intellectual History Dey 338
salexis@email.unc.edu

Grant Glass
Group IV - English Literature from 1660 to 1789, Group IX - Critical Theory and Cultural Studies Digital Humanities, Rise Of The Novel Greenlaw 505
grantg@live.unc.edu
Ani Govjian Group II - English Literature from its beginnings to 1485, Group III - English Literature from 1485 to 1660 (including Milton) Critical Theory Swain 215
agovjian@live.unc.edu
E. Gale Greenlee Group XI - African American Literature Dey 338
egreenle@email.unc.edu
Eleanor Griggs Group II - English Literature from its beginnings to 1485 eleanorg@live.unc.edu
Martin Groff mjgroff@live.unc.edu
Chloe Hamer Comparative Literature, Group IX - Critical Theory and Cultural Studies, Group XIV - Postcolonial Literature and Theory Swain 211
chloe1@live.unc.edu

Kristjan Hannesson
Comparative Literature Early Modern Literature And Culture, Medieval Literature, Classical Reception, Italian Literature And Culture, Aesthetics, Poetry And Poetics, Critical Theory, Humanism Dey 121
kristjan@live.unc.edu

C. Elise Harris
Comparative Literature Dey 121
elihar@email.unc.edu
Tracy Harvin Group III - English Literature from 1485 to 1660 (including Milton) Greenlaw 310
harvint@unc.edu
Katharine Henry kathenry@live.unc.edu

Don Holmes
Group XI - African American Literature Early African American Literature, Critical Race Studies, African American History, Black Identity, African American Poetry Greenlaw 327
don1910@live.unc.edu

Kelli Holt
Group IV - English Literature from 1660 to 1789, Group IX - Critical Theory and Cultural Studies, Group V - English Literature from 1789 to 1900 (Nineteenth-Century British Literature) Animal Studies, Ecocriticism, Women Writers Dey 341
kmholt@live.unc.edu

Jennifer Howard
Group IX - Critical Theory and Cultural Studies, Group VII - American Literature from 1900 to the Present, Group XIV - Postcolonial Literature and Theory jahoward@live.unc.edu

Rachael Isom
Group V - English Literature from 1789 to 1900 (Nineteenth-Century British Literature) Romanticism, Poetry And Poetics, Religion And Literature, Women Writers Greenlaw 443
isom@unc.edu
Andrew Kim andoryuu@live.unc.edu
Ashley King Group V - English Literature from 1789 to 1900 (Nineteenth-Century British Literature) Greenlaw 405
ajking@email.unc.edu

Stephanie Kinzinger
Group VI - American Literature to 1900, Group VII - American Literature from 1900 to the Present Science And Literature stephjk@live.unc.edu
Sarah Kuczynski skuczyns@live.unc.edu

Lina Kuhn
Comparative Literature Science And Literature, Science Fiction, Film, Literary Theory, The Anthropocene ljkuhn@email.unc.edu
Bethany Lam Group VII - American Literature from 1900 to the Present Swain 216
blam@email.unc.edu

Katie Landers
Group III - English Literature from 1485 to 1660 (including Milton) katheliz@live.unc.edu
Mary Learner Group III - English Literature from 1485 to 1660 (including Milton) Early Modern Literature And Culture, Drama, History Of The Book, Digital Humanities Swain 216
mlearner@live.unc.edu

Abigail Lee
Group IX - Critical Theory and Cultural Studies, Group VII - American Literature from 1900 to the Present, Group XI - African American Literature, Group XIV - Postcolonial Literature and Theory Swain 215
avklee@unc.edu
Cristina Lee Group VII - American Literature from 1900 to the Present Swain 219
leeccl@live.unc.edu

Anna Levett
Comparative Literature Dey 342
alevett@email.unc.edu
Jason Loan Group X - Rhetoric, Composition, and Literacy Swain 310
jloan@email.unc.edu
Erin Lodeesen Dey 339
lodeesen@email.unc.edu
Kenneth Lota Group VII - American Literature from 1900 to the Present lota@live.unc.edu
Erik Maloney Group III - English Literature from 1485 to 1660 (including Milton), Group IV - English Literature from 1660 to 1789, Group IX - Critical Theory and Cultural Studies erikglen@live.unc.edu
Craig Mariconti cmari@live.unc.edu

Moira Marquis
Group IX - Critical Theory and Cultural Studies, Group VIII - British Literature from 1900 to the Present, Group XIV - Postcolonial Literature and Theory Post-secularism, Postcolonial Ecologies, Myths Greenlaw 404
mbradfor@live.unc.edu

Leslie McAbee
Group VI - American Literature to 1900 Animality Studies, Poetry And Poetics, 19th-Century American Popular Culture Greenlaw 323
lmcabee@email.unc.edu

Eric Meckley
Group VI - American Literature to 1900, Group XI - African American Literature, Group XII - Southern Literature Greenlaw 428
meckley@live.unc.edu

Taras Mikhailiuk
Group V - English Literature from 1789 to 1900 (Nineteenth-Century British Literature) British Romanticism, Romantic Poetry, Percy Bysshe Shelley, Poetry And Poetics, Philosophy Of Language tarasm@live.unc.edu

Karah Mitchell
Literature, Medicine, and Culture, Group VI - American Literature to 1900 Poetry And Poetics, Print Culture, Literature Of The Civil War karahm@live.unc.edu
Eddie Moore Group XI - African American Literature Swain 213
mooreea@live.unc.edu
Christin Mulligan Group XIII - Irish Literature Greenlaw 447
cmulliga@email.unc.edu
April Munroe Group VIII - British Literature from 1900 to the Present Swain 212
aamunroe@email.unc.edu

Ben Murphy
Group IX - Critical Theory and Cultural Studies, Group VI - American Literature to 1900, Group VII - American Literature from 1900 to the Present 19th Century American Literature; 20th Century American Literature, Science And Literature Greenlaw 311
bmurphy2@live.unc.edu
Ian Murray Group V - English Literature from 1789 to 1900 (Nineteenth-Century British Literature) igmurray@live.unc.edu
Sheila J. Nayar Group II - English Literature from its beginnings to 1485, Group III - English Literature from 1485 to 1660 (including Milton), Group IX - Critical Theory and Cultural Studies Film, Orality, Literacy, Technology sheila.nayar@unc.edu

Rachel Norman
Comparative Literature Dey 341
ranorman@email.unc.edu

Lee Norton
Group IX - Critical Theory and Cultural Studies, Group VII - American Literature from 1900 to the Present Twentieth-Century American Literature, Contemporary American Literature, Critical Theory, Film, Theory Of The Novel, Genre Theory Greenlaw 509
lnorton@email.unc.edu

Marta Nunez-Pouzols
Comparative Literature Dey 341
nunezm@live.unc.edu

Susan O'Rourke
Group III - English Literature from 1485 to 1660 (including Milton), Group XIII - Irish Literature Drama, Women's Writing: Early Modern - Eighteenth Century, Anglo And Gaelic Irish Literary Culture Greenlaw 327 Thursday 10:30-12:30
orourkes@live.unc.edu

Rhagen Olinde
Group IX - Critical Theory and Cultural Studies, Group VII - American Literature from 1900 to the Present American Literature And Culture, Southern Cultural Studies, Queer Theory, Feminist Theory And Gender Studies, Addiction Studies, Poetry And Poetics, Twentieth-Century American Literature, Contemporary Literature Greenlaw 321
rhageno@live.unc.edu
Calvin Olsen
Allison Palisoul

Hannah Palmer
Comparative Literature Dey 341
hpalmer@email.unc.edu
Jennifer M. Park Group III - English Literature from 1485 to 1660 (including Milton) Greenlaw 505
jmpark@email.unc.edu

Lauren Pinkerton
Group VIII - British Literature from 1900 to the Present, Group XIV - Postcolonial Literature and Theory Twentieth-Century British Literature, Modernism Studies, Feminist Theory And Gender Studies, Theory And History Of The Novel, Disaster And Trauma Studies lcp382@live.unc.edu

Caroline Porter
Group IX - Critical Theory and Cultural Studies, Group VII - American Literature from 1900 to the Present, Group XII - Southern Literature Contemporary Multiethnic American Literature, Southern Literature, Women's Writing, Space And Place Studies, Critical Race Theory, Gender Studies Swain 219
porterec@live.unc.edu
Kevin Pyon pyonkw@live.unc.edu
Adra Raine Group VII - American Literature from 1900 to the Present Greenlaw 311
adra.raine@unc.edu

Geovani Ramirez
Group IX - Critical Theory and Cultural Studies, Group VI - American Literature to 1900, Group VII - American Literature from 1900 to the Present, Group XII - Southern Literature Nineteenth And Twentieth Century Multi-Ethnic US And Latina/o Literatures, Social Class And Labor, National And Cultural Identity gramirez@live.unc.edu

Trisha Federis Remetir
Group IX - Critical Theory and Cultural Studies, Group VII - American Literature from 1900 to the Present, Group XIV - Postcolonial Literature and Theory 20th And 21st Century Literature, Postcolonial Theory, Contemporary American Literature Greenlaw 340
tremetir@unc.edu

Meredith Ringel-Ensley
Comparative Literature Dey 121
mringel@email.unc.edu
Michele Robinson Group V - English Literature from 1789 to 1900 (Nineteenth-Century British Literature) pmrobins@live.unc.edu

Brandon Rogers
Creative Writing, Literature, Medicine, and Culture, Group IX - Critical Theory and Cultural Studies, Group X - Rhetoric, Composition, and Literacy, Group XII - Southern Literature, Group XIV - Postcolonial Literature and Theory Greenlaw 524
brogers4@live.unc.edu

Jerrod Rosenbaum
Group III - English Literature from 1485 to 1660 (including Milton) Edmund Spenser, The English Renaissance, Protestant Reformation Literature, The English Bible, Christian Hebraism Greenlaw 528
jnrosen@email.unc.edu
Philip Sandick Group X - Rhetoric, Composition, and Literacy Pedagogy, Rhetoric Swain 210
psandick@email.unc.edu

Ted Scheinman
Group IV - English Literature from 1660 to 1789 Swain 219
ts@email.unc.edu
Jordan Schroeder Group VII - American Literature from 1900 to the Present schroejm@live.unc.edu

Anneke Schwob
Group IX - Critical Theory and Cultural Studies, Group VI - American Literature to 1900, Group VII - American Literature from 1900 to the Present Science And Literature, Medical Humanities, Nineteenth-Century American Literature, Science Studies, Twentieth Century American Literature schwob@live.unc.edu
Elizabeth Shand Group V - English Literature from 1789 to 1900 (Nineteenth-Century British Literature) elshand@email.unc.edu

Rebecca Shores
Group I - The English Language, Group II - English Literature from its beginnings to 1485 Old English, Anglo-Latin, Hagiography, Chronicles, Digital Humanities, Cartography, Thalassology, Maritime Trade, Archaeology Greenlaw 447
rpshores@unc.edu

Sarah Singer
Group X - Rhetoric, Composition, and Literacy Gender And Sexuality, Visual Rhetoric, Feminist Historiography, Research Methods, Disability Studies, Medical Humanities, Science Writing, First-Year Writing, Writing In The Disciplines Greenlaw 323
sasinger@live.unc.edu
Jessica Slavic Comparative Literature, Group VII - American Literature from 1900 to the Present, Group VIII - British Literature from 1900 to the Present Modernism, Philosophy Of Language, Poetry And Poetics jslavic@live.unc.edu

Robin R. Smith
Group VI - American Literature to 1900 Nineteenth-Century American Poetry, Sound Studies, Women's Literature, Transatlantic Studies, Working-Class Literature, Periodical Culture Greenlaw 442
robinrs@live.unc.edu

Laura Sonderman
Comparative Literature, Group VII - American Literature from 1900 to the Present lsonderm@live.unc.edu

Morgan Souza
Group I - The English Language, Group II - English Literature from its beginnings to 1485, Group III - English Literature from 1485 to 1660 (including Milton) msouza@live.unc.edu

Christina Stephens
Group IX - Critical Theory and Cultural Studies, Group XIV - Postcolonial Literature and Theory Multiethnic Literature, Animal Studies, Posthumanism, Political Theory, Visual Culture Swain 212
cstep@live.unc.edu

Jennifer Stockwell
Group X - Rhetoric, Composition, and Literacy Medical/Health Humanities, Rhetoric Of Health And Medicine, Rhetoric Of Religion, Religion And Medicine jstockwell@unc.edu

Dwight Tanner
Group IX - Critical Theory and Cultural Studies, Group VII - American Literature from 1900 to the Present, Group VIII - British Literature from 1900 to the Present Contemporary American Literature, Drama, Film, Latina/o Studies, Asian American Literature, Futurity Greenlaw 321
dtanner@email.unc.edu
Cheryl Thayer Group V - English Literature from 1789 to 1900 (Nineteenth-Century British Literature) Greenlaw 327
cthayer@email.unc.edu

Doreen Thierauf
Group IX - Critical Theory and Cultural Studies, Group V - English Literature from 1789 to 1900 (Nineteenth-Century British Literature) Feminist Theory And Gender Studies; Feminist Historiography; Medical Humanities; Gender And Sexuality thierauf@unc.edu
Dylan Thompson Group II - English Literature from its beginnings to 1485, Group III - English Literature from 1485 to 1660 (including Milton) dylant13@live.unc.edu

Katherine Walker
Group III - English Literature from 1485 to 1660 (including Milton), Group IX - Critical Theory and Cultural Studies Early Modern Drama, History Of Science, Book History, Women And Gender In The Early Modern Era Greenlaw 311
walkerkn@email.unc.edu

Audrey Ward
Comparative Literature, Group I - The English Language, Group II - English Literature from its beginnings to 1485 Arabic Literature, Old English, Poetry And Poetics, Religion And Literature, Mysticism Dey 339
audreymw@live.unc.edu

Rachel Warner
Literature, Medicine, and Culture, Group VII - American Literature from 1900 to the Present Medical/Health Humanities warnerr@live.unc.edu

Jacob T. Watson
Group VII - American Literature from 1900 to the Present Swain 214
watsonjt@email.unc.edu

Caitlin Watt
Comparative Literature Dey 121
cgwatt@email.unc.edu
Christy Webb Group VI - American Literature to 1900 Greenlaw 322
christy.webb@unc.edu

Kym Weed
Literature, Medicine, and Culture, Group VI - American Literature to 1900, Group VII - American Literature from 1900 to the Present Nineteenth-Century American Literature, Twentieth-Century American Literature, Medical/Health Humanities, Interdisciplinary Research, Microbes Greenlaw 322
kweed@unc.edu

Ashley Werlinich
Literature, Medicine, and Culture, Group III - English Literature from 1485 to 1660 (including Milton), Group IV - English Literature from 1660 to 1789, Group VII - American Literature from 1900 to the Present Genre Studies - Drama, The English Renaissance, Absurdism, Posthumanism, Theories Of Embodiment, Contagion Theory apmw@live.unc.edu

Carlie Wetzel
Group V - English Literature from 1789 to 1900 (Nineteenth-Century British Literature) cnwetzel@live.unc.edu

L. Lamar Wilson
Group XI - African American Literature Greenlaw 404
llw@unc.edu
Rae X. Yan Group V - English Literature from 1789 to 1900 (Nineteenth-Century British Literature) Swain 215
rxyan@live.unc.edu