Transatlantic literature; autobiographical narrative & minority identity; gender in literature; digital culture
B.A., Warren Wilson College
M.A, Ph.D., University of Florida
Jill Pruett joined UML in January of 2013 to help establish the English Department’s online BA program, in which she regularly teaches courses related to modern and contemporary American literature and its intersections with humor, gender, and digital literacy. Dr. Pruett’s teaching interests include English Studies in a Digital Environment, Reading and Writing New Media, Gay and Lesbian Literature, American Autobiography, American Women Novelists, and Comedy.