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Fleischbein, René, PhD

Position
Lecturer

Contact
Office: 708 Strode
Email: rfleisc@clemson.edu

Education
PhD, English Literature, The University of Southern Mississippi (2018); MA, English, California State University (2007); BA, English, University of California (1997)

Dr. René Fleischbein’s research focuses on British children’s, adolescent, and young adult fantasy literature, post-Romantic British literature, literacy studies, and rhetoric and its history. Dr. Fleischbein explores connections between language and empowerment, with an emphasis on critical literacy. Dr. Fleischbein is currently working on an article adapted from a chapter of her dissertation and researching a monograph on C. S. Lewis’s Narnia series.