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Kathryn Wichelns

Kathryn Wichelns

Assistant Professor
American Literary Studies

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Office Location: Humanities 236


Kathryn Wichelns received her Ph.D. in Comparative Literature from Emory University in 2007.  Her articles have been published or are forthcoming in Comparative Literature, Early American Studies, The Emily Dickinson Journal, and the Henry James Review; she currently is finishing a book titled Brave Ghosts: Henry James and Women Writers, which examines James's correspondence with Annie Adams Fields​ as well as his influences on Emily Dickinson and French author Marguerite Duras. In her graduate and undergraduate courses for the English Department, Prof. Wichelns emphasizes close reading, attention to historical and cultural context, and the incorporation of literary theory as an essential tool for analysis.​

Department of English Language and Literature
Humanities Building, Second Floor
MSC03 2170
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131-0001

Phone: (505) 277-6347
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