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Melissa Bailes

Associate Professor of English
216 Norman Mayer


Melissa Bailes is an assistant professor of English specializing in British literature of the long eighteenth century (1660-1830), with additional focus on the history of science, especially natural history (including the fields of botany, zoology, and geology), as well as ideas about gender and empire as they relate to the environment.

EVST courses taught

Literature and the Anthropocene (ENLS 5010)