Department ofGermanic and Slavic Languages and Literatures

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Sigrid (Jenny) Wilson

Sigrid (Jenny) Wilson

Graduate Student in German Literature and Culture

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Education:

BA New York University - German Literature; Urban Design and Architecture Studies cum laude
MA University at Albany - English Literature

Biography:

Jenny holds a BA in German Literature and Urban Design and Architecture Studies from New York University, and a MA in English Literature from the University at Albany. Some of her research interests include how space is explored in literature, focusing on how societal and cultural changes affect how space is perceived, both spiritually and literally, in the narrative. Prior to starting at Penn State, Jenny worked for many years in IT as a business analyst and project manager, and has taught creative writing and English literature.