Samuel Hersh

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Contact Information

EB 302

Office Hours

Fall 2019: W 2:30-3:30
Graduate Student

Research Interests

  • 20th Century American Literature
  • Later American Literature (1945-Present)
  • Feminist and Queer Science/Speculative Fiction
  • Mid-Century American Women's Literature
  • Critical Theory
    • Feminist and Queer Theory
    • Foucauldian Studies
    • Biopwer and Biopolitics


BA, English, Kent State University, 2018

Undergraduate Honors Thesis: Manhood and War Making: The Literary Response to the Radicalization of Masculinity for the Purposes of WWI Propaganda 

MA, English, UIUC, 2020

Courses Taught

RHET 105: Writing and Research