Office: Humanities 2070
Meghan Buckley earned her BA from Binghamton University in English with concentrations in Rhetoric and Global Culture, and her MA from Purdue University in Literary Studies. Her research interests include 20th and 21st century American literature with a focus on trauma studies, ecocriticism, and war literature. She is currently at work on her dissertation, which examines the function of landscape in contemporary literature of the Iraq War. She has most recently presented her research at gatherings of the American Literature Association (ALA), The Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA) and the Modern Language Association (MLA). In the summer of 2016 she was a fellow at the Futures of American Studies Institute at Dartmouth College. Currently, she is a 2019-2020 Stony Brook Public Humanities fellow; her project “Combat Silence” is dedicated to uncovering and spreading the stories of female veterans, in partnership with the Herstory Writers Workshop of Long Island.