Academic Interests & Publications
Alyson Bardsley is Associate Professor of English and Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, and Director of the Bertha Harris Women's Center at the College of Staten Island. She has published in the areas of British, especially Scottish, Romantic writing and literary nationalism. Her current project is on the romance of neuroscience and the depiction of neurodiversity in contemporary fiction and memoir. A related essay appeared in the Neurofiction issue of Modern Fiction Studies in summer 2015.