Margaret (Peggy) Escher

John Jay College of Criminal Justice
New York, NY
Preferred Gender Pronouns: She/her

Bio: Margaret (Peggy) Escher received her Ph.D. in Comparative Literature from New York University. She chaired the John Jay College committee that collaborated with LaGuardia Community College to establish an articulation agreement between the two English majors and served as the External Reviewer for LaGuardia's Periodic Program Review. Her research interests include the ambiguities of agency and gender and the representation of space and time in ancient, medieval and early modern literature.