Lindsey Aakre

Lindsey Aakre

Graduate Student
Tutorial Board Teaching Fellow

Research Fields: Comparative poetics, Classical Chinese poetry, early modern lyric consciousness, folk and fairy tales, "World Literature" and the humanities. My dissertation is on eleventh-century Chinese poets and the practice of poetic modeling.

BA, University of Washington, French with distinction (2006)
BA, University of Washington, Chinese with distinction (2006)
BA, University of Washington, Spanish (2006)
MA, Harvard University, 2010
PhD, Harvard University, expected 2017

Languages: Modern and classical Chinese, Japanese, French, Spanish.

Dissertation title: Poetic Modeling and the Lyric Self (tentative title)


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