Amy E. Elkins

Amy E. Elkins is a scholar, writer, and artist. She’s assistant professor of English at Macalester College, where she teaches courses on modern and contemporary literature, visual culture, and the politics of aesthetics. She completed her PhD in English at Emory University, where she specialized in the intersection of visual art and literature, modernism, and feminist approaches to the archive. She’s working on her first monograph entitled Crafting Modernity, and her writing has appeared or is forthcoming in PMLA, Journal of Modern Literature, Tulsa Studies in Women’s Literature, and The Space Between: Literature and Culture 1914-1945. You can find her at