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William Fisher
Phone: 212-817-8333
Office Hours: Thursdays 4:00-5:00pm and by appointment
Research Interests: The literature and culture of early modern England; the history of gender, sexuality, and race; early modern cultural studies.
Theory Group Field Specialization: Gay/Lesbian/Queer Literature and Theory
Chronological Period Specialization: Renaissance/Early Modern Literature


Research:
Professor Fisher is currently working on two different book-length projects: the first is a book about sexual practices in early modern English culture (with chapters on kissing, chinchucking, intercrural sex, cunnilingus, the use of dildos, and flogging), and the second is a book about "bisexuality" and notions of sexual orientation.


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