PeopleGraduate Students

Hill, Rebecca

Medieval Literature

Humanities 149
Tel: 310.825.4173 / Fax: 310.267.4339 / E-mail

Education

  • B.A., New York University
  • M.A., California State University, Dominguez Hills
  • C.Phil, University of California, Los Angeles

Interests

Historical poetics, rhetoric and pedagogy; lyric theory; Arabic and Islamic literature and poetics; natural science, science fiction, and mysticism

 

Dissertation

The Estranging Metaphor in a Strange Land: The Translatio of Arabic Poetics at the Intersection of Science and Theology in Early Middle English Lyrics, 1150-1330