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Alexis Butzner

Alexis Butzner

Ph.D. Candidate, English Literature 

Fordham University
441 East Fordham Road
Bronx, NY 10458

Alexis Butzer

M.A., English Literature, Portland State University
Areas of Specialization: British Literature to 1500; British Literature 1500–1660; Translation Theory

Post-baccalaureate non-degree student in Medieval Studies
University of Washington at Seattle

B.A., Cum Laude, Liberal Arts/Philosophy, Eugene Lang College, The New School for Liberal Arts
Thesis: “On the Absolute Final End, or Final Cause: Disputatio XXIV: De Ultima Finali Causa, Seu Ultima Fine,” a translation from the Latin, with an introduction

research Interest
Early Modern English Literature; Late Medieval Literature; Early Print and Publication; Medical Literature

Presentations at professional national or international conferences
“Hell-Hound, Revisited: the Richard IIIs of Richard Loncraine and William Shakespeare.”  Northeast Modern Language Association 43rd Annual Convention, March 2012  “‘Assembled was this Compaignye’: Chaucer’s Pardoner and Images of Inclusion in the Canterbury Tales.” Mid-America Medieval Association Annual Conference. Feb 2012.  “To be Valued in Men as Well as Baubles": French Imports and the Importance of Being English in The Man of Mode. Early Modern Encounters: CUNY GC Early Modern Interdisciplinary Group Graduate Conference. April 2011.  “Towards a Reconstruction of Robin Hood and the Sheriff of Nottingham.” International Association of Robin Hood Studies 7th Biennial Conference. October 2009

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