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Kira Braham

Research Interests:

-          Victorian literature and culture

-          Work and the working classes

-          Labor theory (especially Marx and Marxism)

-          Utopian and science fiction studies

-          Queer studies

 

Papers Delivered:

“The Heritage of Honorable Labor in William Morris’s News from Nowhere.” North American Victorian Studies Association Annual Conference, Banff, AB, November 2017.

“Erotic Employments: Finding Pleasure in Work with William Morris and Audre Lorde.” The Marxist Reading Group Annual Conference, University of Florida, March 2017.

“Working in Utopia: Locating Marx’s ‘Realm of Necessity’ in Edward Bellamy’s Looking Backward.” North American Victorian Studies Association Annual Conference, Phoenix, AZ, November 2016.

 

Courses Taught:

Worker-Poets and the Work of Poetry (Introduction to Poetry)

Robots in the Literary Imagination (Prose Fiction: Forms and Techniques)

Reimagining Sex and Gender (Literature and Analytical Thinking)