Antonio J. Ferraro

PhD in English Candidate

Antonio "Joey" Ferraro is a PhD student in English specializing in narrative theory and the medical humanities. He is interested in the ways illness narratives engage with and transgress traditional generic forms, as well how readers respond to the specific rhetorical techniques employed by those texts. His current reserach examines the role of fictionality in a variety of cancer narratives.

Areas of Expertise
  • Narrative theory
  • Medical humanities
  • Twentieth- and twenty-first-century American literature
  • MA, English, University of Cincinnati
  • BA, English (Creative Writing) and Philosophy, Ohio Northern University

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