Mary Jane Davis specializes in British literature from the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, primarily focusing on Romantic-era literary and medical cultures. She is currently writing her dissertation, "New-born: Infancy, Affect, and the Medical Imagination from 1760-1837," under the direction of Julie Carlson, Kay Young, and Aranye Fradenburg.
As a teaching associate, Mary Jane has taught "Introduction to Literary Studies." As a teaching assistant, she has taught "Intro to Literary Studies," British Romantic/Victorian lit, Restoration/eighteenth century British and American lit, and American lit to 1865. You can find her teaching blog at myenglishta.com, and follow her on Twitter @myenglishta.