Faculty & Staff
Holly Jackson, PhD
Assistant Professor of English, College of Liberal Arts
Areas of Expertise
American literature and culture, especially the nineteenth-century novel; critical race studies; kinship studies; queer studies; nineteenth-century American radicalism, subcultures, and utopian thought
PhD, Brandeis University
Professional Publications & Contributions
Conference presentations and invited talks:
Early African American Print Culture in Theory and Practice Symposium, McNeil Center for Early American Studies, University of Pennsylvania.
Pictures and Progress: Early Photography and African American Identity Symposium, Duke University.
C19: The Society of Nineteenth-Century Americanists
Modernist Studies Association
American Literature Association
American Studies Association
African American Literature and Culture Society
Modern Language Association
American Romanticism; American Realism; Queer Theory; Sex, Family, and the Nation in American Fiction;
American Gothic Fiction; The Imagined Civil War.
Norman Foerster Prize (for best essay published in American Literature), 2015
Nineteenth-Century Studies Association Article Prize, 2008