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Kelli Wilhelm (M.A. Literature) Gives Commencement Address at Graduate Student Graduation

wilhelmKelli Wilhelm, an M.A. (Literature) student in our department, will deliver the commencement address at Salisbury University’s first-ever graduate student commencement ceremony, to be held May 21st at 6pm at the Civic Center in Salisbury.  

Wilhelm double majored in English and Psychology at Frostburg State University (FSU) and received her B.S. from FSU in 2012.  She is completed a thesis under the direction of Dr. Lucy Morrison that looks at projected self and domestic critiques in nostalgic reactions to the French Revolution and Napoleonic Wars as seen in William Wordsworth's "The Two-Part Prelude," Lord Byron's "Childe Harold's Pilgrimage, Canto III," Charlotte Smith's The Old Manor House, and Jane Austen's Persuasion and as analyzed through Jean Baudrillard's theory of the simulacra.

She will begin her Ph.D. in English at West Virginia University this fall.