English GTF

Hessam Abedini

Comparative Literature Graduate Student/ ENG GE
English
Phone: 541.346.2243
Office: 316 PLC
Office Hours: Winter Term: TR 2-3:30pm
Research Interests: Indo-European Epic; Translation Studies and Philology; Orientalism; Classical Persian Poetry; Nineteenth-Century English Literature

Nicholas Anderson

Creative Writing Graduate Student/ ENG GE
English
Office: 22 PLC
Office Hours: Winter Term: MW 5:30-7pm

Aoife Balaji

Creative Writing Graduate Student/ ENG GE
English
Office: 255 PLC
Office Hours: Winter Term: MW 2-3:30pm

Matthew Brambley

English Graduate Student/ GE
English

Dakota Brown

English Graduate Student/ GE
English

Megan Butler

English Graduate Student / GE
English Graduate Organization (EGO) Board Vice President
English
Phone: 541-346-0050
Office: 219 PLC
Office Hours: Winter Term: T 12:30-3:30pm
Research Interests: 20th and 21st Century American Literature, Critical Race Studies, The Environmental Humanities

Amelia (Wan-Chi) Chen

English Graduate Student / GE
English
Phone: 541-346-0050
Office: PLC 306
Office Hours: Winter Term: MW 2:30-4pm & by appt.

Selene Cheong

English Graduate Student / GE
English
Phone: 541-346-0050
Office: 269 PLC
Office Hours: Winter Term: M 12-3pm

Gillian Collins

Creative Writing Graduate Student/ ENG GE
English
Office: 255 PLC
Office Hours: Winter Term: TR 11:30am-1pm

Rachel Combs

English Graduate Student / GE
Research Assistant for MAPP: https://www.modernistarchives.com/
English
Phone: 541-346-0050
Office: 269 PLC
Office Hours: Winter Term: WF 10-11:30am
Research Interests: 20th & 21st c. Speculative Fiction, Weird Fiction, Sci-fi, Horror, Whiteness Studies, Archival Studies

Ash Connell-Gonzalez

English Graduate Student/ GE
GTFF Steward, Queer Caucus Co-Chair
Comics and Cartoon Studies, English
Phone: 541-346-0529
Office: 261 PLC
Office Hours: Winter Term: M 4-5pm, F 10:15-11:30am
Research Interests: Comics and Comic Theory, Androids, Queer Studies, Post-Modern Narratives, New Media and Culture, Post/Transhumanisms, Digital Narratives

Rye Davies

English Graduate Student / GE
English
Phone: 541-346-3915
Office: 321 PLC
Office Hours: Winter Term: WR 11am-1:30pm
Research Interests: Game Studies & Digital Humanities, Queer Studies, Disability Studies, Speculative Fictions of Color, Poetry

Michael Donkin

English Graduate Student/ GE
English
Phone: 541-346-0049
Office: 355 PLC

Ashley Ecklund

English Graduate Student / GE
PhD Candidate
English
Phone: 541-346-1307
Office: 215 PLC
Office Hours: Winter Term: F 1-4pm & by appt.
Research Interests: 20th Century US Literature (Including Graphic Journalism and Comics), Periodical Studies, Affect, Poststructuralist Theories, Black Feminisms, and Digital Humanities (NLP with Python)

Meghan Elliott

English Graduate Student / GE
PhD Candidate
English
Phone: 541-346-0053
Office: 21 PLC
Office Hours: Winter Term: TR 11:30am-1pm
Research Interests: Dis/ability studies, the medical humanities, affect theory, feminism and embodiment, utopian theory, and critical race theory.

Emalydia Flenory

English Graduate Student / GE
English
Phone: 541-346-0064
Office: 332 PLC
Office Hours: Winter Term: M 10-12pm & R 1-2pm
Research Interests: Black masculinity; sexuality studies; porn studies; Black feminist theory; U.S. popular culture

Alexa Foor

English Graduate Student
Editor in Chief, Ecotone
English, Environmental Studies
Phone: 541-346-5057
Office: 144 Columbia Hall
Research Interests: Queer theory, Rural Studies, Indigenous Studies, Environmental Justice

Madison Fowler

ESSP Graduate Student
English Department GE
English, Environmental Studies
Office: UO Annex 128 & PLC 211
Office Hours: Winter 2024 Tu 5:30-7pm, Th 12:30-2pm
Research Interests: Indigenous environmental literatures, public lands, U.S. national parks, LAND BACK!

Moe Gámez

English Graduate Student / GE
English
Phone: 541-346-3921
Office: PLC 211
Office Hours: Spring 2024: Wednesdays 9am-12pm & by appointment
Research Interests: Latinx literature & cultural production, queer and trans of color studies, environmental justice

Kathleen Gekiere

Environmental Studies Graduate Student
English Graduate Student
English, Environmental Studies
Phone: 541-346-1496
Office: 254A Columbia
Office Hours: Tuesday 10 - 11 and by appointment.
Research Interests: Critical Animal Studies, Ecocriticism, Posthumanism,

Troy Hassinger

English Graduate Student/ GE
English
Office: 269 PLC
Office Hours: Winter Term: F 9am-12pm

Travis Heeren

English Graduate Student / GE
English
Phone: 541-346-0049
Office: 355 PLC
Office Hours: Winter Term: R 12-3pm

Jessie Heine

English Graduate Student / GE
English
Phone: 541-346-3938
Office: 222 PLC
Office Hours: Winter Term: R 9:30-11:30am, F 1-2pm

Frida Heitland

English Graduate Student / GE
English
Office: 204 PLC
Office Hours: Winter Term: M 9-10am, W 3-4pm
Research Interests: Comics Studies, Environmental Literatures, Ecomedia, Film Studies, Digital Humanities

Raye Hendrix

English Graduate Student / GE / GTFF Disability Access Caucus Chair
Raymund Fellowship Recipient
English
Phone: 541-346-0050
Office: 269 PLC
Office Hours: Winter Term: MW 3:30-4:30pm or by appt.
Research Interests: Poetry & Poetics, Deaf Studies, Crip Theory, Disability Studies, Queer & Feminist Theory, American Literature

Chris Ivy

English Graduate Student / GE
English
Phone: 541-346-1548
Office: 328 PLC
Office Hours: Winter Term: T 1-3pm & by appt.

Shama Jan Sama

English Graduate Student / GE
English
Phone: 541-346-1368
Office: PLC 306
Office Hours: Winter Term: M 9-11am, W 10-11am

Holly Jones

English Graduate Student / GE
Graduate Teaching Fellow
English
Phone: 541-346-0064
Office: 332 PLC
Office Hours: Winter Term: MTW 11:15am-1:45pm
Research Interests: Mid-Late 20th century Black American literature and culture, critical race theory, medical humanities, Afrofuturism, black popular culture, psychoanalytic theory, memoir/autobiography writing, Ethnic Studies and sound studies.

Addie Joseph

Creative Writing Graduate Student/ ENG GE
English
Office: 314 PLC
Office Hours: Winter Term: MW 10am-11:30am

Junha Jung

English Graduate Student / GE
English
Phone: 541-346-1548
Office: 328 PLC
Office Hours: Winter Term: TR 10-11:30am & by appt.

Mina Kerr

English Graduate Student/GE
English
Phone: 541-346-0053
Office: 214 PLC
Office Hours: Winter Term: MW 11am-12:30pm

Rachael Lee

English Graduate Student
English, Environmental Studies
Phone: 541-346-0050
Office: 269 PLC

Kait Leggett

Creative Writing Graduate Student/ ENG GE
English
Office: 255 PLC
Office Hours: Winter Term: MW 10:30am-12pm

Hannah Licht

Creative Writing Graduate Student/ ENG GE
English
Office: 212 PLC
Office Hours: Winter Term: MWF 4-5pm

Chutong Liu

Comparative Literature Graduate Student/ ENG GE
Comparative Literature, English, Russian East European and Eurasian Studies
Office: 21 PLC
Office Hours: Winter Term: MW 10-10:50am & by appt.
Research Interests: Russian literature and ballet in the second half of the 19th-century, Silver Age of Russian poetry, 20th-century Soviet and Chinese Socialist Realism

Christopher Lonzo

English Graduate Student/ GE
English

Madalynn Madigar

English Graduate Student/ GE
English
Office: 269 PLC
Office Hours: Winter Term: T 9:30-10:30am, W 12-1pm, R 9:30-10:30am

Olivia Matsuoka

English Graduate Student / GE
English
Phone: 541-346-1368
Office: 322 PLC
Office Hours: Winter Term: T 11am-2pm & by appt.

Melanie McNeil

Folklore Graduate Student/ ENG GE
English, Folklore Program
Office: 213 PLC
Office Hours: Winter Term: TR 2-3:30pm

Gabrielle Miller

Folklore Graduate Student/ ENG GE
English, Folklore Program
Office: 19 PLC
Office Hours: Winter Term: MW 10-11:30am

Pai Miller

English Graduate Student/ GE
English
Phone: 541-346-0529
Office: 261 PLC

Samual Miller

English Graduate Student/ GE
English

Nia Murat

Creative Writing Graduate Student/ ENG GE
English
Office: 255 PLC
Office Hours: Winter Term: MW 1-2:30pm

Madhu Nadarajah

English Graduate Student / GE
Assistant Director of Composition
English
Phone: 541-346-0531
Office: 241 PLC
Office Hours: Winter Term: MW 10:30am-12pm & by appt.
Research Interests: Cultural Rhetorics; Postcolonial Theory; Tamil Cultural Production

Mariam Nadeem

Comparative Literature Graduate Student/ ENG GE
Raymund Fellow
English
Phone: 541-346-0934
Office: 310 Villard Hall
Office Hours: Winter Term: TR 2-4pm
Research Interests: De-colonial and feminist poetics in English, Urdu and Arabic literature, narrative identity and subject-formation, religion and secularism, existentialism, phenomenology and critical theory

Gowri Nair

English Graduate Student / GE
English
Phone: 541-346-0528
Office: 321 PLC
Office Hours: Winter Term: MWF 10-11am (email for appt.)

Alex Newsom

English Graduate Student/GE
English
Phone: 541-346-0014
Office: 204 PLC
Research Interests: Modernism, Comics, Visual Culture, Comparative Media Analysis

Honor O'Sullivan

English Graduate Student / GE
English
Phone: 541-346-3268
Office: 21 PLC
Office Hours: Winter Term: TR 10-11:30am

K Olivar

English Graduate Student / GE
English
Phone: 541-346-1314
Office: 220 PLC
Office Hours: Winter Term: T 1:30-3pm, R 10:20-11:50am

Jessica Oravetz

Folklore Graduate Student/ ENG GE
English, Folklore Program
Office: 19 PLC
Office Hours: Winter Term: TR 10-11:30am

Hannah Peterson

Creative Writing Graduate Student/ ENG GE
English
Office: 212 PLC
Office Hours: Winter Term: MW 12-1pm, F 2-3pm

Genevieve Pfeiffer

English Graduate Student / GE
English
Phone: 541-346-0050
Office: PLC 234
Office Hours: Winter Term: W 8-9am, R 9:20-22:20am

Maddie Pflueger

English Graduate Student / GE
English
Phone: 541-346-1314
Office: 220 PLC
Office Hours: Winter Term: MW 2:30-2pm & by appt.
Research Interests: Graphic novels, Memoir, Disability studies, Medical humanities, Jewish literature & culture,

Amanda Powell

Comparative Literature Graduate Student/ ENG GE
English
Phone: 541-346-0050
Office: 269 PLC
Office Hours: Winter Term: M 2:15-3:15pm, W 1:15-3:15pm
Research Interests: Postcolonial studies, Victorian literature, post-modernism, modern Latin American literature, 20th century British and American literature, rhetoric, lo real maravilloso, literary theory and criticism, mad studies

Ren Rader

English Graduate Student/ GE
English

Untara Rayeesa

Comparative Literature Graduate Student/ ENG GE
Comparative Literature, English
Phone: 541-346-0934
Office: 310 Villard Hall
Office Hours: Winter Term: MW 12-1:30pm
Research Interests: Critical Theory, Postcolonial Studies, Anglophone Postcolonial Literature, South Asian Literature and Popular Culture, Women's Writing, Gender and Sexuality Studies

John Sansone

English Graduate Student / GE
English
Phone: 541-346-0054
Office: 234 PLC
Office Hours: Not teaching Winter Term - checking email sporadically
Research Interests: Environmental Humanities; 19th Century American Literature; 20th Century American Literature; Labor and Land; Critical Theory

Jesse Sawyer

Creative Writing Graduate Student/ ENG GE
English
Office: 314 PLC
Office Hours: Winter Term: TR 10:30am-12pm & by appt. via Zoom

Sabrina Sherman

English Graduate Student / GE
English
Phone: 541-346-0528
Office: 323 PLC
Office Hours: Winter Term: M 1-4pm
Research Interests: African American Literature, Philosophy of Race, Harlem Renaissance, Black Feminism and Literature.

Samantha Stringham

English Graduate Student/ GE
English

Anu Sugathan

English Graduate Student / GE
English
Phone: 541-346-0014
Office: PLC 204
Office Hours: Winter Term: WR 12-1:30pm
Research Interests: Visual Culture, Comics Studies, Postcolonial Studies, South Asian Literature and Cinema

Jalen Thompson

English Graduate Student / GE
English
Phone: 541-346-0528
Office: 323 PLC
Office Hours: Winter Term: F 12-3pm
Research Interests: reality television | media studies | film studies | black feminism | black studies | gender and sexuality/masculinity studies | queer theory

Ben Travers

English Graduate Student / GE
English, Folklore Program
Phone: 541-346-1513
Office: 20 PLC
Office Hours: Winter Term: F 10am-1pm

Steven Turrill

Creative Writing Graduate Student/ ENG GE
English
Office: 221 PLC
Office Hours: Winter Term: MTR 12:30-1:30pm

Erin Wai

Folklore Graduate Student/ ENG GE
English, Folklore Program
Office: 213 PLC
Office Hours: Winter Term: MW 3-4:30pm

Genevieve Witter

English Graduate Student/ GE
English

Hannah Zeller

English Graduate Student / GE
English
Phone: 541-346-0529
Office: 261 PLC
Office Hours: Winter Term: R 11am-2pm