Marjorie Housley

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Email: Marjorie.A.Housley.2@nd.edu

Areas of Interest
Old English, Old Irish, and Old Norse Literatures; Gender Studies; Queer Theory; Affect Theory, History of the Emotions

Education
B.A., Smith College
M.A. (Medieval Studies), University of Connecticut

Profile
Marjorie Housley is an Anglo-Saxonist and Celticist, focusing on the early medieval vernacular literatures of the North Seas region. Her recent scholarship has focused on cognition, dreaming, and representations of politics. She is particularly interested in constructions of gender and emotion. Her planned dissertation project focuses on the intersection of gender and affect in early medieval vernacular literatures of the North Seas region.
 
Website
https://nd.academia.edu/MarjorieHousley