Wren is a second year PhD student in the English Department at Loyola University Chicago where she also tutors and teaches UCWR 110. She received her Master’s in English Lit from Loyola in 2017, and her Bachelor’s Degrees in both English and Peace & Justice Studies from Regis University in Denver, Colorado in 2015. Her research interests include 20th Century literature, feminism, and affect theory. She is best friends with her dog, Annie Hall.
Aleks Galus is a fourth year PhD student in English, specializing in the postmodern and contemporary American novel. She holds a master’s degree in Literature & Rhetoric from Northeastern University, Boston, where she worked in the writing center and piloted the Online Writing Lab program. In her spare time, Aleks can be found doing yoga, running, or baking.