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Devin William Daniels

Devin William Daniels

Devin William Daniels is a third-year graduate student in the Department of English at the University of Pennsylvania. He earned BAs in English and philosophy at Penn State University (2011), where his honors thesis "We Are Become Death: Cultural Shockwaves of Hiroshima" won the Henry W. Sams Award for Excellence in Literary Criticism. His research explores issues of disaster, security, and information in 20th- and 21st-century American literature and media. His other interests include bureaucracy and documentation, the long novel, and science fiction. Off the clock, he plays guitar in the post-punk band Recognitions, rides bicycles, and watches too much NBA (#TrustTheProcess).

Devin is co-coordinating Mods, Penn's modernism and twentieth-century reading group, for the 2018-2019 academic year (with Alex Millen). Please contact him with any questions or to be added to the listserv.