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First Name
Emily
Last Name
Zarka
Affiliation
Website URL
http://www.emilyelizabethzarka.com
Keywords
literature, British Romanticism, Gothic literature, 19th century literature, monsters, film and media, zombies, the undead, women's studies
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About Me

I am a literature scholar with an expertise in British Romanticism, the Gothic, and monsters. My research explores intersections of women, sexuality, material culture, horror, and the medical humanities among other interests.

Recent Publications

In Press: “The Sexualized Heroics of Rick and Michonne.” Race, Gender and Sexuality in The Walking Dead, Eds. Elizabeth Erwin and Dawn Keetley. McFarland Press. Fall 2018

Published (peer-reviewed): “Annotated Bibliography on the Scholarship of Teaching Jane Austen” with Devoney Looser, Romantic Circles Pedagogies Edition “Teaching Jane Austen.” Spring 2015.

Popular media: “The Evolution of the Modern Day Zombie.” Slate, January 18, 2018.

Media Coverage
Country Focus
Expertise by Geography
Expertise by Chronology
18th century, 19th century
Expertise by Topic
Book History, Gender, Higher Ed, Material Culture, Women