Anna Muenchrath

Teaching and Research Areas

  • World Literature Studies

  • Global Modernisms

  • Global Anglophone Literature, 1900-Present

  • Print Culture and Book History


  • Vanderbilt University, BA (2012)

  • University of Wisconsin-Madison, MA (2016) and PhD (2019)

Current Projects

  • Book Manuscript: Actors, Institutions, and Networks: Untangling Global Literary Circulation in the Twentieth and Twenty-First Centuries.

  • Article Manuscript: Assembling World Literature: The Publishers, Books and Readers of the Armed Services Editions.” 35 mss pp.


  • “Cut, Copyright, Paste: Proliferating Print Networks in Susan Howe’s Melville’s Marginalia.” Book History, vol. 24, no. 2, 2021. 476–498.

  • “Review of Soldiers of the Pen by Thomas Howell.” SHARP News, forthcoming 2021. 3 MSS pp.

  • “Review of The Work and the Reader in Literary Studies: Scholarly Editing and Book History by Paul Eggert.” Papers of the Bibliographical Society of America, vol. 114, no 3, 2020. 378-381.

  • “Anthologizing Race: Folk, Volk and Untranslation in the Weimar Republic.” Journal of World Literature, vol. 3, no. 4, 2018. 552–575.

  • “The Quarantine Garden” (Review of The Poetics and Politics of Gardening in Hard Times, ed. Naomi Milthorpe). Edge Effects. June 2, 2020.

  • “Decapitation, Pregnancy, and the Tongue: The Body as Political Metaphor in Measure for Measure.” Early Modern Literary Studies, vol. 20, no. 1, 2018. 1–19.


Title: Visiting Assistant Professor
Department: Department of English

Email address: Email me

Office address
Sanford Hall 433