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Devin William Daniels

Devin William Daniels



  • M.A., English, University of Pennsylvania (2018)
  • B.A., English and Philosophy with Honors in English, Penn State University (2011)

Devin William Daniels is a third-year graduate student in the Department of English at the University of Pennsylvania. His research explores issues of information, labor, and the state in 20th- and 21st-century American literature and media, with a particular focus on the novel. His other interests include science fiction, data and surveillance studies, political economy, and the aesthetics of decay. 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 2019-2020 academic year (with Alex Millen and JS Wu). Please contact him with any questions or to be added to the listserv.

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fall 2019