Kathleen Alves

City University of New York-Queensborough
Assistant Professor
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Kathleen Tamayo Alves, D.A. is an assistant professor of English at Queensborough Community College, CUNY, where she teaches literature and composition. She holds an M.A. and a D.A. in English from St. John’s University. Her research centers on eighteenth-century literature and culture, biopolitics, and literary history. She has published and presented portions of her book-length project, Body Language: Medicine and the Eighteenth-Century Comic Novel. She has also received a number of awards, including the CUNY Faculty Fellowship Publication Program Award, the CUNY Academy William Stewart Travel Award, and the PSC-CUNY Summer Grant.