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Alexander Ruggeri

  • Adjunct Lecturer
Academic Division: Arts & Humanities


Alexander Ruggeri received a BA in English Literature and Creative Writing from Roger Williams University and an MA in English and American Literature from New York University. He completed his PhD in English at Tufts University in 2021. His dissertation is titled "Listening to Form: Modernism and the Resonant Subject" and examines how modernism conceptualizes listening as a correspondence between literary form and subjectivity. He grew up on the North Shore of Massachusetts and is now raising a baby daughter with his wife. He enjoys traditional Greek dance, playing guitar, Dungeons and Dragons, and baking bread.

Academic Degrees

  • Ph D, Tufts University
  • MA, New York University
  • BA, Roger Williams University

Academic Interest / Expertise

Literary Modernism, Sound Studies, Audiovisuality, Literary and Film Theory, Poetics, Intellectual History, Classics, Fantasy Literature and Magical Realism


  • Degree Courses 2022