Heidi Renée Aijala

Heidi Renée Aijala
University of Iowa
English

Aijala is a doctoral candidate in English specializing in Victorian poetry and the intersections between gender, genre, and social class. At last year's Graduate Institute, she developed a poetry project that invites students to engage with poetry that records cultural narratives, investigates historical events of local, national, and global significances, and argues for political, social, and legal change. Full bio