Stephanie Byttebier

Stephanie Byttebier - College of General StudiesLecturer, Rhetoric


BA Linguistics and Literature: Germanic Languages (Dutch-English), University of Ghent, Belgium
MA American Studies, University of Antwerp, Belgium
MA English, Boston University
PhD English, Boston University

Teaching Interests

American rebels and cultural representations of war

Research Interests

American literature and drama (1850-1945); literature and the emotions; affect theory; and women’s writing

Selected Publications

“‘None of the Effect of an Invalid’: The Trials of Empathy in Henry James’s The Wings of the Dove.” Forthcoming in the Henry James Review (2014).

“‘It Doesn’t Count if It’s Easy’: Facing Pain, Mediating Identity in Tony Kushner’s Angels in America.” Modern Drama 54.3 (Fall 2011): 287-309.