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Elizabeth Effinger

Elizabeth Effinger teaches Romantic literature at the University of New Brunswick in Fredericton, situated on unceded Wolastoq territory. Her special interests are in William Blake, the intersections of Romantic science and literature, the Anthropocene, and human-animal studies. She co-edited William Blake’s Gothic Imagination: Bodies of Horror (Manchester University Press, 2018). She is Principal Investigator of “Erasing Frankenstein,” a SSHRC-funded public humanities project that transformed Shelley’s 1818 novel into a book-length erasure poem in collaboration with incarcerated and non-incarcerated citizens.