John Connor Mulligan

John Mulligan is a lecturer at the Rice University Humanity Research Center (HRC). Since earning his Ph. D. in English Literature at Brown University in 2016, he has taught English literature and experiential learning courses at Rice under the HRC's Public Humanities initiative, funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. He writes on the aesthetics of abstraction in Romantic-era literature and science, and uses digital media to experimentally engage with historically specific problems of representation and communication in the humanities and sciences.