- Degree: Began PhD program in 2017
- Concentration: 20th-century American Literature
- Advisor: Harvey Teres (Director of Graduate Studies)
Alexandra O’Connell (she/her) is a PhD student at Syracuse University. She studies long twentieth-century American literature, with a focus on gender, sexuality, race, class, and affect. Her current research and teaching interests include feminist, queer, and affect theories, American studies, minority literatures, and modernism and postmodernism.
- B.A. English Literature, Fordham University