British and Irish Literary Studies
Jerry Lavin is a PhD student at the University of New Mexico, with a focus on medieval and early-modern literature. He holds an MFA in Theatre from Michigan State University and a BA in English from the University of Notre Dame. He has taught Theatre and Fine Arts at Michigan State and the University of Montana Western, and has taught English Literature and Composition at the high school level for five years. He has visited 43 states and at least a dozen countries, and worked as a baker, an organic farmer, and a whitewater raft guide.