Melissa Monique Littlefield

Professor, English

20042018
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Personal profile

Research Interests

Literature and science, science & technology studies, critical neuroscience, forensic science, science fiction, disciplinarity

Education

Ph.D. English and Women's Studies, Penn State University, 2005

Teaching

Science and Technology Studies, literature and science, science fiction, body studies, feminist/science studies

COURSES

  • Engl 120: Science Fiction
  • Engl 221: Speculative Futures
  • Engl 300: Writing about Literature
  • Engl 475: Literature and Other Disciplines
  • Kines 442: Body, Culture, Society
  • Engl 582: Topics--Writing Bodies of Knowledge
  • Kines 594: Representing Bodies

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Neurosciences Medicine & Life Sciences
neurosciences Social Sciences
science Social Sciences
brain Social Sciences
Lie Detection Medicine & Life Sciences
science fiction Social Sciences
multiple sclerosis Social Sciences
Peer Review Medicine & Life Sciences

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Research Output 2004 2018

Intimacy
Electroencephalogram
Sleep
Waves
Brain Imaging

‘Move it or lose it’: Perceptions of the impact of physical activity on multiple sclerosis symptoms, relapse and disability identity

Adamson, B. C., Adamson, M. D., Littlefield, M. M. & Motl, R. W., Jan 1 2018, In : Qualitative Research in Sport, Exercise and Health. 10, 4, p. 457-475 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

multiple sclerosis
relapse
Multiple Sclerosis
disability
Exercise

"A Mind Plague on Both Your Houses": Imagining the Impact of the Neuro-Turn on the Neurosciences

Littlefield, M. M., Feb 13 2017, The Human Sciences after the Decade of the Brain. Leefmann, J. & Hildt, E. (eds.). Elsevier Inc., p. 198-213 16 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Plague
Neurosciences
Brain
Neurons
Genes

Editorial introduction

Littlefield, M. M. & Sudan, R., Jan 1 2016, In : Configurations. 24, 3, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Rethinking Peer-Review Processes: Expertise Across the Neuroscience/Humanities Gap

Littlefield, M. M., Apr 2 2016, In : AJOB Neuroscience. 7, 2, p. 99-101 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Peer Review
Neurosciences

Activities 2013 2017

  • 1 Editorial activity
  • 1 Invited talk
  • 1 Oral presentation

Configurations (Journal)

Melissa Monique Littlefield (Editor), Rajani Sudan (Editor)
2013 → …

Activity: Editorial work typesEditorial activity

Brain Control: The Science and Fiction of EEG Wearables

Melissa Monique Littlefield (Invited speaker)
Feb 8 2017

Activity: Talk typesInvited talk

Honors & Recognition