Brenna M Casey

Brenna M Casey

Instructor* of English

Office Hours: 
Mondays, 1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. and Wednesdays, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Allen 304K


Brenna M. Casey is a Lecturer in the Department of English as well as the Program in Gender, Sexuality, and Feminist Studies. Her scholarship traces the transnational currents of race and gender formations through literature and visual culture of the U.S. Her research and teaching are situated at the intersections of Ethnic and Gender Studies.  

Education & Training

  • Ph.D., Duke University 2017

  • M.F.A., University of Notre Dame 2008

Casey, Brenna M. “Peering Across the Plaza: The Shrouded Women in Melville’s "Benito Cereno.”.” Leviathan, vol. 20, no. 1, Johns Hopkins University Press, Mar. 2018, pp. 1–21.