Department of English, College of LAS, University of Illinois

Alaina R Pincus

Instructor, Graduate Student of English

Contact Information

Office Hours

  • M 12-1


M.A. University of Illinois, 2006, B.A. University of Arizona, 2004

Teaching Interests

Early Modern Literature, Jewish Studies, Gender and Women's Studies


Engl. 101, Engl. 102, Engl. 200, Engl. 117 (Discussion Leader), Engl. 209 (Discussion Leader), BTW 250, BTW 271


Jewish Assimilation and the British Imagination, 1642-1753

Research Interests

Early modern and eighteenth century literature, Jewish studies, feminist theory, queer theory, intellectual history