Alison Monaghan

PhD Student

Alison is a doctoral student in the Department of English. She works broadly on twentieth- and twenty-first-century American literature and, more specifically, on narrative medicine, comics studies and narrative theory. Her current research interests include representations of disease and illness (specifically mental illness) in graphic memoirs; multimodal texts; and cultural narratology.

Areas of Expertise
  • Twentieth- and twenty-first-century American literature
  • Comics and graphic novels
  • Disability studies
  • Narrative theory
  • Popular culture
  • MA, The Ohio State University, 2014
  • BA, The Ohio State University, 2011

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