Elizabeth Cornell's current research project investigates the responses of American writers in the 1920s to the media's popularization of Einstein's theory of relativity. She is a member of the steering committee for Fordham University's faculty and graduate digital humanities working groups. In addition, she is a contributing editor toDigital Yoknapatawpha, a born-digital critical database, network visualization, interactive map, and timeline that interprets William Faulkner’s work. The project is under development at the Digital Media Lab, University of Virgina..
Areas of Interest
Modern American, early American, literary and cultural theory; digital humanities.