Adrienne Resha

Comics & Cultural Studies

Abbreviated Curriculum Vitae


College of William & Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia
Doctor of Philosophy in American Studies, anticipated May 2022

University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia
Master of Arts in Middle Eastern and South Asian Studies, May 2016
Thesis: "The 'Embiggening': Marvel's Muslim Ms. Marvel and American Myth"

Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida
Bachelor of Arts in International Affairs and Anthropology, May 2014



Conference Papers

Race & Media Conference at the University of Virginia, September 2019
”Truth, Justice, and the (Ancient) Egyptian Way: DC’s Doctor Fate and the Arab Spring”

Comics Studies Society Comics/Politics, July 2019
"'Part of Something… Bigger': Clark Kent, Peter Parker, and Kamala Khan"

Comics Studies Society Mind the Gaps! The Futures of the Field, August 2018
"The Blue Age of Comic Books"

University of Virginia Huskey Graduate Research Exhibition, March 2016
"The 'Embiggening': Marvel's Muslim Ms. Marvel and American Myth"



College of William & Mary

Teaching Assistant, Cinema and Modernization in US Culture, August 2019 - December 2019

Classroom Instructor, Keio/W&M Cross-Cultural Collaboration, August 2019

Teaching Assistant, Williamsburg Documentary Project, January 2019 - May 2019

Teaching Assistant, Medicine in America, August 2017 - December 2017

University of Virginia

Programs Facilitator, Shea House, August 2014 - July 2016



Comics Studies Society Graduate Student Caucus

Vice President, May 2019 - May 2020
Secretary-Treasurer, May 2018 - May 2019