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Alicia Meyer

Alicia Meyer

(she/her/hers)

Fisher-Bennett Hall 213
215-898-0444

Alicia Meyer is a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of English with a certificate in Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies. She received her BA and MA from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Her dissertation project examines representations of poor women and maidservants in the early modern Atlantic. Alicia is also the Graduate Associate for Gender, Sexuality, and Women Studies at UPenn for 2019-2020.

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 2019

ENGL 101.900 Shakespeare  

spring 2019

ENGL 200.305 Gender, Sex, Shakespeare