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Alicia Meyer

Alicia Meyer

(she/her/hers)

Fisher-Bennett Hall 213
215-898-0444

Office Hours

summer 2020

Zoom and phone appointments upon request.

Alicia Meyer is a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of English with a certificate in Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies. Her dissertation project,  "Common Women: The Sexual Politics of Gender, Race, and Sovereignty in Early Modern Bridewell" examines representations of poor women and maidservants in English drama and popular culture. 

 

Alicia is the Graduate Associate for Gender, Sexuality, and Women Studies at the University of Pennsylvania. 

Articles and Book Chapters

"Portrait of a Young African Woman" in The Collation: Research and Exploration at the Folger Guest Author (2019)
"Entries for A Biographical Encyclopedia of Early Modern Englishwomen, Exemplary Lives and Memorable Acts, 1500-1650" in A Biographical Encyclopedia of Early Modern Englishwomen, Exemplary Lives and Memorable Acts, 1500-1650 (2016)
"Women and Political Power in Early Modern Europe" in Ashgate Research Companion to Women and Gender in Early Modern Europe with Carole Levin (2013)

Courses Taught

summer 2020

ENGL 101.900 Shakespeare  

summer 2019

ENGL 101.900 Shakespeare  

spring 2019

ENGL 200.305 Gender, Sex, Shakespeare