Torie Burns

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Humanities for the Public Good Graduate Research Assistant
University of Iowa

Torie is an English PhD candidate studying American literature from 1900 to the present. Her interests include memoirs, food studies, and embodiment. Prior to attending Iowa's program, she earned a BA in English and Psychology at Duke University and worked at Vanderbilt University's business school. When she's not reading, she's most likely taking pictures, traveling, or taking pictures while traveling.