Carrie Rohman is Associate 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 collection 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, Deleuze Studies, and in a number of edited volumes. Her book-in-progress, Choreographies of the Living: Bio-aesthetics in Literature, Art, and Performance, is under contract with Oxford University Press. 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.