British Culture & Internships in London
Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley
M.A., McGill University
B.A., Stanford University
Alessa Johns's work focuses on the long eighteenth century; her interests include British literature and culture, European women writers, Utopian literature and theory, Travel, the study of Disasters, Jane Austen, and Anglo-German cultural exchange. She is an affiliated faculty member in German and Comparative Literature.
She served as Reviews Editor for Eighteenth-Century Studies from 2004-2011.