Graduate Student Directory

MA Students

Michelle Pietruszewski

Pronouns: She/Her

Literature of Migration, Transnational Literature, Biblical Criticism, Jewish Studies, Philosophy of Religion

Email: mcoopers@buffalo.edu

PhD Students

1st Year

Eli Didier

Carissa Dulchinos

Jason Folk

Ciara Fulton

Michael Jaeggle

Breanna Rice

Spencer Williams

2nd Year

Madison Archard

Dana Fang

Pronouns: They, Them

Poetics

Email: danyangf@buffalo.edu

Sebastian Galbo

Prounouns: He/Him

Postcolonial literature; medical humanities; medicine; literature of the Caribbean; environment

Email: scgalbo@buffalo.edu

Isaac Kolding

Prounouns: He/Him

Nineteenth-century American literature, literary realism

Email: isaackol@buffalo.edu

Bianca Messinger

Prounouns: She/Her/Hers

Poetics, comparative literature, gender and sexuality studies, transgender studies, psychoanalysis, marxism, feminism.

Email: biancam@buffalo.edu

Claire Tranchino

Pronouns: She/Her/Hers

Twentieth and Twenty-first Century Poetry and Poetics; Serial Poetry; Objectivist Poetry; Bay Area Poetry; Archives; Gender, Race, and Class; Marxisms

Email: clairetr@buffalo.edu

3rd Year

Shantam Goyal

Pronouns: He/Him/His

Joyce Studies, Sound Studies, Poetics

Clemens 514

Email: shantamg@buffalo.edu

Michael Green

Pronouns: he/him/his

Twentieth and Twenty-first Century Poetry and Poetics, Biopolitics, Concretism and Visual Poetries, Marxisms, the Long Poem/Life Poem

Clemens 512

Email: mmgreen5@buffalo.edu

Alice Hall

Pronouns: she/her/hers or they/them/theirs

20th and 21st century American literature, poetics, embodiment, marxism, critical race studies, labor studies, cinema and visual art, sociolinguistic change, sound, history of consciousness, dreams

Clemens 505

Email: alicehal@buffalo.edu

Samuel Helgeson

Pronouns: he/him

psychoanalysis, queer theory, writing technologies

Clemens 534

Email: sdhelges@buffalo.edu

Heather Martin

Pronouns: she/her/hers

poetry and poetics, 20th and 21st-century poetics, ecocriticism, modernism

Clemens 444

Email: hmartin3@buffalo.edu

Sharmeen Mehri

Pronouns: she/her/hers

Clemens 502

Email: smehri@buffalo.edu

Lawrence Mullen

Pronouns: they/them/theirs

Nineteenth-century American literature, Queer studies, Transgender studies, Gothic studies, Marxism, Cultural Studies

Clemens 548

Email: llmullen@buffalo.edu

Julianne Neely

Pronouns: She/Her

20th and 21st century Poetics, Digital Embodiment, Post-Humanism, lyric subjectivities, avant-garde poetry, digital poetics, feminist theory, queer theory, gendered embodiment, history of the lyric, Selfie Poetics, Social Media, Selfie Capitalism

Clemens 548

Email: jneely2@buffalo.edu

Ryan Bell

Pronouns: He/Him

Poetics, aesthetics, experimental music, sound studies, the avant-garde

Clemens 534

Email: rbell3@buffalo.edu

Natalie Pope

Pronouns: she/hers

Victorian literature and culture, transatlantic literature, travel narratives

Clemens 536

Email: nlpope@buffalo.edu

Joseph Sechrist

Pronouns: he/him

Marxist-feminism, transnational and world literature, postcolonialism, animal studies

Clemens 512

Email: jsechris@buffalo.edu

Paul Vogel

Pronouns: He/Him`

20th and 21st century poetry, new media

Clemens 536

Email: paulvoge@buffalo.edu

ABD

Brooke Bastie

Pronouns: she/her/hers

contemporary poetry/urban theory/spatial studies

Clemens 440

Email: blbastie@buffalo.edu

Brandon Boudreault

Zackary Brown

Pronouns: He/Him/His

Poetry and Poetics; Continental Philosophy/Literary Theory; Media Studies

Clemens 516

Email: zjbrown@buffalo.edu

Abhipsa Chakraborty

Pronouns: She/Her

Modernism, Sound Studies, Marxism and South Asian Cinema

Clemens 514

Email: abhipsac@buffalo.edu

Brent Cox

Pronouns: he/him

Poetics, The Contemporary, Philosophy, Media Studies, Visual Studies, Technology, Anti-Racism, Gender, Alternative Institutions, Geopolitics

Clemens 502

Email: brentcox@buffalo.edu

Nathaniel Dickson

Clemens 305

Adam Drury

Simon Eales

Pronouns: he/him/his

Poetics, Experimental Writing, Continental Philosophy, Critical Theory, Decolonialism, Global Literature, Early Modern Literature.

Clemens 536

Email: simonpet@buffalo.edu

Katie Engel

Pronouns: she/her/hers

Early Modern Literature, Rhetoric, Mediation, Science Communication, Writing Pedagogy, Digital Humanities

Clemens 504

Email: kjhenry@buffalo.edu

Josh Flaccavento

Alex French

Sarah Goldbort

Clemens 536

Email: sjgoldbo@buffalo.edu

Amy Greer

Hyoseol Ha

Pronouns: She/Her/Hers

disability studies, critical race studies, 19C-20C American literature

Clemens 505

Email: hyoseolh@buffalo.edu

Laura Hensch

Callie Ingram

Pronouns: she/her/hers

20th & 21st century literature, American literature, contemporary US fiction, experimental women writers, postmodernism/post-postmodernism, narrative ethics, phenomenology & theories of reading

Clemens 502

Email: calliein@buffalo.edu

Blair Johnson

Pronouns: she/her/hers

poetics, new media, materiality

Clemens 516

Email: baj7@buffalo.edu

Luke Heister

Pronouns: He/Him

Postwar/post-45 American literature, Philip Roth, psychoanalysis, comedy

Clemens 514

Email: ivenheis@buffalo.edu

George Life

Pronouns: He/Him/His

poetry and poetics, translation, performance, documentary aesthetics, twentieth and twenty-first century US literature, colonialism studies and theories of decoloniality, hemispheric American studies

Clemens 444

Email: georgeli@buffalo.edu

Andrew Lindquist

Clemens 546

Email: alindquis@buffalo.edu

Nicole Lowman

Pronouns: she/they

American cultural studies, rhetoric, performance studies, hip hop studies, critical race theory, queer of color critique

Dipanjan Maitra

Pronouns: He/Him/His

Global Modernism, James Joyce Studies, Print Culture, Transnational Print Networks, Psychoanalysis

Clemens 518

Email: dmaitra@buffalo.edu

Jocelyn E. Marshall

20th & 21st century U.S. literature & art, 1970s-90s U.S. womxn writers/artists, gender & sexuality studies, queer of color critique, transnational feminisms, performance studies, critical ethnic studies

Clemens 504

Email: jm225@buffalo.edu

Willis McCumber

He/Him/His

marxism and class struggle, slavery and nineteenth-century US literature, literary realism, feminism and social reproduction theory, Wittgenstein

Clemens 536

Email: willismc@buffalo.edu

Macy McDonald

Pronouns: They/Them

Critical Data Studies, Contemporary Literature, and Theory

Clemens 516

Email: macymcdo@buffalo.edu

Adam Mitts

AIDS writing, poetics, disability studies, queer theory

Ariana Nash

Pronouns: She/Her/Hers

Poetry & poetics, literary realism, nineteenth- and twentieth-century American and British poetry, nineteenth-century African-American literature, Marxism

Clemens 434

Email: annash@buffalo.edu

Katie Naughton

Pronouns: she/her/hers

Poetics; twentieth and twenty-first century poetry; lyric and experimentalism; women experimentalists; identity, politics, and form; epistemology; self-knowledge and self-opacity; imminent-critical methods

Clemens 434

Email: kenaught@buffalo.edu

Jiwon Ohm

Pronouns: she/her/hers

Fantasy Literature, Popular Culture, Cultural Theory, Neo-medievalism & J.R.R. Tolkien

Clemens 518

Email: jiwonohm@buffalo.edu

Yuji Otani

Morgan Pulver

Jake Sanders

Clemens 536

Email: jakesand@buffalo.edu

Sarah Sgro

queer theory, media studies, poetry and poetics, waste

Clemens 532

Email: sarahsgr@buffalo.edu

Jacob Sloan

Pronouns: he/him

marxism and class struggle, literary realism, the global proletarian novel, feminism and social reproduction theory, the literature of Reconstruction, nineteenth- and twentieth-century African-American literature

Clemens 546

Email: jacobslo@buffalo.edu

Eric Vanlieshout

He/Him/His

William S. Burroughs, Science and Literature, Language

Clemens 542

Email: ericvanl@buffalo.edu

Dana Venerable

Pronouns: she/her/hers

Black performance studies, dance, gender, notation systems, poetics, sound

Clemens 518

Email: danavene@buffalo.edu

Carter Wenger

Clemens 548

Email: carterwe@buffalo.edu

Kezia Whiting

Clemens 514

Email: keziaann@buffalo.edu

Meagan Wilson

Pronouns: she/her/hers

Poetry & poetics, environmental humanities, western-American history and literature, Medieval English literature, romanticism, aesthetics, pedagogy & teaching, agriculture & food, popular culture

Clemens 434

Email: meaganwi@buffalo.edu

Sojung Yang

Clemens 518

Email: sojungya@buffalo.edu

Corey Zielinski

Clemens 544

Email: coreyzie@buffalo.edu