Big Ten Emerging Scholars Lecture

I had the honor of being named one of the inaugural scholars in the Big Ten Emerging Scholars lecture series. I made the trek from San Francisco to the Lincoln, Nebraska, and had a delightful visit with the generous folks in the English Department at the University of Nebraska – Lincoln. I gave a talk…


On May 5, 2018, I successfully defended my dissertation, Middlemen: Making Literature in the Age of Multimedia Conglomerates. Yours, Laura McGrath, Ph.D.

Joining the Literary Lab!

Some exciting news! I’m happy to announce that I’ve accepted a postdoc at Stanford University! Starting July 2018, I’ll be Associate Director of the Literary Lab!  I’ll also be working as a postdoc in CESTA (Center for Spatial and Textual Analysis) and the Department of English. I’m thrilled to be joining such an inspiring group of…