Erin Cheslow

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Contact Information

EB 415

Office Hours

Fall 2019: By appointment
PhD student, Victorian Studies

Research Interests

Victorian Studies, Rhetoric, Indigenous Theory, Theory/Criticism, Science Fiction/Fantasy, Colonial/Postcolonial, Pedagogy


MA English, Certificate Pacific Islands Studies, University of Hawai'i at Mānoa, 2019

BA English, University of Maryland, College Park, 2016

Recent Publications

Cheslow, Erin. Review of Hope at Sea: Possible Ecologies in Oceanic Literature. The Contemporary Pacific 31, no. 2 (Fall 2019): 583-586.

Conference Papers

“Returning Home: Oral Storytelling as a Transnational Aesthetic in the Industrial Novel.” The Victorian Interdisciplinary Studies Association of the Western United States 2019 Conference, Victorian Stakes and Stakeholders, 7-10 November 2019, Courtyard by Marriott Seattle Downtown/Pioneer Square, Seattle, WA. Accepted Conference Presentation.

“Habit, Self-Efficacy, and Collaboration beyond the Classroom.” Council of Writing Program Administrators 2019 Conference, More Seats at the Table: Radical Inclusion in Writing Programs, 21-28 July 2019, Baltimore Marriott Waterfront Hotel, Baltimore, MD. Accepted Conference Presentation.

"The Chow that Can Be Spoken I Not the True Chow: Relationality and Estrangement in the Animal Gaze." Science Fiction Research Association, 21-24 June 2019, Chaminade University, Honolulu, HI.

“Spirit Wisdom: Disrupting the Discourse of Difference in Haggard’s When the World Shook.” International Conference on the Fantastic in the Arts, 13-16 March 2019, Orlando Marriott Airport Lakeside, Orlando, FL.