Nora Peterson, Ph.D.

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Assistant Professor Modern Languages & Literatures Global Studies 402-472-3745 npeterson10@unl.edu OLDH 1133

Biography: Dr. Peterson received her Ph.D. and MA in Comparative Literature from Brown University; and a B.A. from Carleton College in Comparative Literature.  Currently she serves as an Assistant Professor of French Cultural Studies with the Department of Modern Languages.

Research: My research interests broadly include comparative literature, body language in literature and culture, early modern literature and culture, women’s writing, travel writing and blogs, and literary theory.