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Cybird9
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    Location:
    Nashville, TN
    Occupation:
    Associate Professor of English
    Sex:
    Female
    Dr. Jill Powers is an Associate Professor of British Literature at Fisk University. She teaches British Surveys I & II (British Modernism, The Brownings, British Novels, and British Abolitionist Poetry); Gothic Literature and Film; Literary Criticism; Continental Masterpieces; Core Composition; and Continental Masterpieces of Literature. Dr. Powers has published in Conradiana, Intertexts, and Interculture. Specializing in Literature and Science, Dr. Powers received her interdisciplinary Ph.D. in English from Texas Tech University in 2001, and she received her BA and MA in English from The University of Texas at Arlington in 1990 and 1994, respectively. Her dissertation is entitled The Science of Modernism: Degeneration, Dynamics, and Demons, applying chaos theory to Joseph Conrad’s The Secret Agent, the Vorticist poems of Ezra Pound, and the film Metropolis. Dr. Powers is a member of Who’s Who of America, Who’s Who for Professionals and Executives and Who’s Who of America. She lives in Nashville, TN with her husband, John Powers, and has two chihuahuas, Chuy and Tiki, and five stepchildren: Johnny, Jimmy, Riley, Rachel, and Sean.

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