Washington University in St. Louis
Campus Box 1122
One Brookings Drive
St. Louis, MO 63130-4899
Melanie Micir's teaching and research interests include modern and contemporary British and Anglophone literature; women's, gender, and sexuality studies; queer theory; age studies; disability studies; archival theory and practice; and digital humanities. Her work has been published or is forthcoming in Modernism/modernity, the Journal of Modern Literature, the Virginia Woolf Miscellany, and several edited collections. In 2015, she was awarded a Harry Ransom Center Research Fellowship in the Humanities, a Summer Faculty Research Grant from the Center for the Humanities, and an Outstanding Faculty Mentor Award from the Graduate Student Senate at Washington University in St. Louis. In Fall 2016, she is in residence at the Center for the Humanities on a First Book Fellowship. Before joining the faculty at Washington University in St. Louis, she curated two exhibits on James Joyce for the Rosenbach Museum and Library in Philadelphia, PA: "Who Owns Ulysses?: Joyce and Copyright," and "Exile Among Expats: James Joyce in Paris."