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    Jemma Deer

    HUCE Environmental Fellow: 2018-2020
    PhD English, University of Sussex, United Kingdom
    Current Position: Researcher in Residence, Rachel Carson Center for Environment and Society

    Jemma Deer works at the intersection of literary studies, deconstruction, and the environmental humanities. She is interested in the ways in which current ecological crises such as climate change, extinction, and biodiversity loss are working to transform the ways we understand the world and our place within it.... Read more about Jemma Deer

    Gillian Osborne

    Gillian Osborne

    Ziff Environmental Fellow: 2015-2017
    PhD English, University of California, Berkeley
    Current Position: Lecturer, Harvard Extension School and Senior Curriculum Specialist, Poetry in America

    Gillian Osborne is a literary scholar whose research interests include American and Romantic literature, poetry and poetics, and the environmental humanities.... Read more about Gillian Osborne

    Roxanne Willis

    Roxanne Willis

    Beagle Environmental Fellow: 2006-2008
    PhD American Studies, Yale University
    Current Position: Therapist, Health and Healing Therapy

    Roxanne Willis is a scholar of American environmental history and literature who used her fellowship to write a scholarly book intended to reach a broad non-scholarly audience: "Alaska and the American Environmental Imagination."... Read more about Roxanne Willis