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Max Chapnick

Postdoctoral Teaching Associate in English

Max Chapnick recently defended his dissertation “Wild Science: Radical Politics and Rejected Knowledge in Nineteenth-Century Fiction” at Boston University. Before that he earned a B.S. in Physics, studied creative writing on a Fulbright scholarship, and worked in communications for the non-profit GiveDirectly.

He has taught courses on first-year writing, environmental literature, science fiction, and the political history of Boston.Max Chapnick is broadly interested in the relationship between science, politics, and narrative form, especially in nineteenth-century fiction, and he enjoys teaching literature, writing, and interdisciplinary topics.

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  • Education

    PhD in English and American Literature, Boston University

  • Contact

  • Address

    035 Lake Hall
    360 Huntington Avenue
    Boston, MA 02115

  • Office Hours

    Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays
    10:30am-12pm and 3pm-4pm

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