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Sarah Schaefer Walton

April 17, 2018

Degrees

2012, BA English (Literature and Creative Writing), Virginia Tech

2015, MA English and Certificate in Women’s and Gender Studies, Virginia Tech

Bio

Sarah is a PhD candidate concentrating on the long 19th century. Her research interests include Victorian travel, British Romanticism, Austen studies, fan cultures and fandoms, and the public and digital humanities.


Teaching Awards

  • James R. Gaskin Award for Teaching Composition, 2018-2019.

Awards

  • Digital Dissertation Fellowship with Carolina Digital Humanities, 2021.
  • Jerry Leath Mills Research Travel Fellowship, Studies in Philology, 2019.
  • Humanities Professional Pathway Award with Carolina Humanities for the Public Good, 2019.

Elisa Faison

April 10, 2018

Degrees

2011, Bachelor of Arts in English, Sewanee: The University of the South

Bio

Elisa is a PhD candidate and Teaching Fellow. She is currently writing a dissertation entitled “Domesticating the Apocalypse: Motherhood and the Novel at the End of Time.”


Publications:

  • Faison, Elisa. Rev. of The Lightkeepers by Abby Geni. Carolina Quarterly 67.1 (Fall/Winter 2017).

Awards

  • Graduate School Summer Research Fellowship, 2018

Curriculum Vitae / Resume