Marina Leslie


Associate Professor; Ph.D. Yale University

Research areas and interests

Sixteenth- and seventeenth-century literature and culture. Co-Chair with Diana Henderson (MIT) of the Women and Culture in the Early Modern World Seminar at Harvard Humanities Center.

Selected Publications

Renaissance Utopias and the Problem of History

Menacing Virgins: Representing Virginity in the Middle Ages and Renaissance (co-edited with Kathleen Kelly)

“Antipodal Anxieties: Joseph Hall, Richard Brome, Margaret Cavendish, and Cartographies of Gender” in Genre

Essays in College English, Utopian Studies, and Semiotic Inquiry