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Kelley Kreitz

Associate Professor

Dyson College of Arts and Sciences

English - NYC

Location
  • @New York City
Office Hours

Spring 2015

Office Hours

Spring 2015

Office Hours

Spring 2015

Biography


Kelley Kreitz specializes in print and digital cultures of the Americas as an Assistant Professor of English at Pace University in New York City. Her research combines media studies, hemispheric studies, and U.S. and Latin American literary studies. She is currently completing a book called Mediating Change: A Hemispheric History of the Present in Nineteenth-Century Print Culture. Prior to joining Pace, Kelley was a postdoctoral visiting scholar in Comparative Media Studies at MIT and a visiting researcher at the Center for Martí Studies in Havana, Cuba. She has also worked as a reporter for several nonprofits dedicated to broadcast and digital media production and as the director of the Idea Lab at Root Cause, a nonprofit committed to advancing social innovation.

Education


PhD, Brown University, 2010
Comparative Literature

MA, Brown University, 2005
Comparative Literature

BA, Columbia University, 1999
Comparative Literature

Awards and Honors


Pace University, November 2014 - Faculty Research Release Time


RESEARCH INTEREST


Print and digital cultures of the Americas; Latina/o literature and culture; hemispheric studies and comparative literature; nineteenth-century U.S. and Latin American literature; history of new media and journalism; intellectual history of activism

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS


Society For Cinema and Media Studies

The Society of Nineteenth-Century Americanists

American Comparative Literature Association

Latin American Studies Assocation

Modern Language Association

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