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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Research Output

  • "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

  • 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

    Activities

    • 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