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Ben DeVries (he/him/his)

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Contact Information

English Building 220

Office Hours

Zoom, by appointment
PhD Candidate, Literary Studies

Research Interests

recent American literature; science fiction; fantasy; apocalypticism; aesthetics and poitics


  • MA American Literature, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, May 2017
  • BA Literature and Creative Writing, Calvin College, May 2015

Courses Taught

As instructor:

  • RHET 105: Writing and Reseach
  • ENGL 109: Introduction to Fiction—Advanced Composition
  • ENGL 116: Introduction to American Literature
  • ENGL 119: Literature of Fantasy

As teaching assistant:

  • ENGL 255: Early American Literature