Jade Hagan received her B.A. in English literature from Tulane University and her M.A. in Comparative Literature from the University of Colorado at Boulder. She is currently a fifth-year Ph.D. student in English literature at Rice University, where she specializes in the intersection of Romanticism with the ecological and spiritual movements of the twentieth century. She is also the book review editor for the journal SEL Studies in English Literature 1500-1900. When she is not working on her dissertation or at SEL, she enjoys cycling, gardening, writing poetry and short fiction, and exploring Houston’s vibrant art scene.