Kayla Shipp Kamibayashi

Digital Scholarship Publishing Lead


  • PhD student, English, Emory University, Expected 2021
  • MA, Digital Humanities, King's College London, 2016
  • BA, English, Converse College, 2013


Kayla works on digital scholarship projects and facilitates use of ECDS-generated applications such as Open Tour.

Projects have included Shakespeare and the Players and the Emory Women Writers Resource Project.


Kayla, a PhD student studying American literature, researches how texts and networks create and maintain meaning within, between, and among themselves.

  • American literature
  • Digital humanities
  • Post-structuralism
  • Semiotics