Graduate Students

Joshua Alvizu's picture Joshua Alvizu
Graduate Student, German

Modernism, theater, visual studies, surveillance, ecocriticism, bio-humanities, Paul Scheerbart, alien capital

Victoria Baena's picture Victoria Baena
Graduate Student, Comparative Literature

Comparative literature; mythologies of landscape and nature; regionalism; narrative theory; theories of the novel; 19th-century Europe

Jason Bell's picture Jason Bell
Graduate Student, English

Nineteenth- / 20th-Century American Literature; migration studies; regionalism; legal history; ecocriticism and environmental justice...

Chelsea Blink's picture Chelsea Blink
Graduate Student, History of Science and Medicine

Chelsea holds a B.A. in History and Science from Harvard, where she wrote her thesis on psychopharmaceutical marketing, family, and citizenship in Cold War America. She also...

Samara Brock's picture Samara Brock
Graduate Student, Forestry & Environmental Studies

Samara Brock is pursuing her PhD at the School of Forestry and Environmental Studies. She holds a master’s in Community and Regional Planning from the University of British...

Paul Burow's picture Paul Burow
Graduate Student, Anthropology and Forestry & Environmental Studies

Cultural and environmental anthropology; environmental history; forests; conservation; settler colonialism; Great Basin; North American West

Ashley Chang's picture Ashley Chang
Graduate Student, Dramaturgy and Dramatic Criticism, Yale School of Drama

Contemporary theater and performance, history of science, ecocriticism

Maximilian Chaoulideer's picture Maximilian Chaoulideer
Graduate Student, German

Germanic languages and literature; ideas of nature; eco-criticism; climate; philosophy.

Camille Cole's picture Camille Cole
Graduate Student, History

Ottoman and Middle Eastern history; Iraq; environmental history; histories of empire and colonization

Luisa Cortesi's picture Luisa Cortesi
Graduate Student, Anthropology

Dangerous nature; disasters, knowledge; technologies of water; floods; groundwater contamination; dirty drinking water