Carrie Rohman is Assistant Professor of English at Lafayette College. Her research and teaching interests include animal studies, modernism, posthumanism, ecocriticism, and performance. Her book, Stalking the Subject: Modernism and the Animal (Columbia, 2009), examines the discourse of animality in modernist literature, and she co-edited the recent Virginia Woolf and the Natural World: Selected Papers of the Twentieth Annual International Conference on Virginia Woolf (Clemson, 2011).
Rohman’s work has appeared in such journals as Hypatia, American Literature, Mosaic, Criticism and Deleuze Studies, and in a number of edited volumes. She is currently writing about animality and aesthetics in twentieth-century literature, dance, and performance art. Rohman has also served on the Executive Committee for the Development of Human-Animal Studies in Academia, under the aegis of the Animals and Society Institute, since 2005. This body vets applications for the international fellowship in Human-Animal Studies, now in conjunction with the Wesleyan University Animal Studies program.