Mimi Winick

PhD Candidate in English

Rutgers University

Mimi Winick is a PhD candidate in English at Rutgers University, New Jersey, USA. Her dissertation, “Studied Enchantment: Scholarly Form and the Literary Imagination in Britain, 1846-1941,” explores scholarship as an agent of enchantment in British literary culture. Her article, “Modernist Feminist Witchcraft: Margaret Murray’s Fantastic Scholarship and Sylvia Townsend Warner’s Realist Fantasy” is forthcoming in Modernism/modernity. During the 2013/2014 academic year, she is conducting archival research on early twentieth-century women scholars at repositories across the United Kingdom.