Claire Class

Claire Class

Participant 2014-2015

Claire earned a B.A. in English Literature and a M.Ed. from the University of California at Riverside. She began graduate work in English and American Literature at Washington University in St. Louis in 2009. Her dissertation, “Typewriting: Literature, Gender, and Modernist Sociology in America, 1890-1930,” considers why an influential group of early- twentieth century American sociologists turned to fiction and life writing to develop theories of gender.