Category: PhD Research

PhD Update from Georgia State University

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My Apologies It has been some time since I have posted, so let me apologize and give you a PhD update.  As of a week ago, after scrambling to find funding, ti appeared as if I would be unable to attend Georgia State University for my PhD.  I was crestfallen to say the least.  Then, …

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Character Profile in Asexuality: Athena

When people think of asexual characters in literature, they don’t often think of Greek mythological figures.  Asexuality has a false perception as a modern affectation.  Why not examine the pantheon of Greek literature under the lens of asexual literary theory?  Certainly, there are numerous instances of homosexual, bisexual, and transgendered characters that exists in ancient …

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Character Profile in Asexuality: Jughead Jones

If you’ve read my research page, then you are aware that the focus of my PhD program is asexual characters in literature and how their presence and presentation affects literature.  The problem being that asexuality was not understood to be a sexual orientation until the 1960’s.  So understanding asexuality as it existed in literature prior …

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