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Vivian Pollak

​Professor of English
PhD, Brandeis University
MA, Brandeis University
BA, Smith College
research interests:
  • American Gender and Sexuality Modernism
  • Women and Gender Studies
  • Emily Dickinson

contact info:

mailing address:

  • WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY
  • CB 1122
  • ONE BROOKINGS DR.
  • ST. LOUIS, MO 63130-4899

​Professor Pollak has published widely on Emily Dickinson and other topics. Her current projects include a study of American women poets "reading" Dickinson, with chapters on Helen Hunt Jackson, Marianne Moore, Sylvia Plath, and Elizabeth Bishop, among others.

For more information, please visit Vivian Pollak's department profile.