Amy S. Li

Digital Scholarship Associate

Education

  • Ph.D. candidate, English, Emory University, Expected 2020
  • B.A., English, Cornell University, 2014
  • B.A., Feminist, Gender & Sexuality Studies, Cornell University, 2014

Biography

Amy is the social media coordinator for the Emory Center for Digital Scholarship. She also facilitates faculty and students in walk-in consultations (i.e. formatting WordPress blogs), and specializes in video editing via Final Cut Pro and video/audio transcription and captioning for accessibility purposes.

Research

Her research primarily focuses on representations of embodiment in science fiction literature and media, including specific emphasis on gender, disability, and race/ethnicity. Her dissertation project explores and analyzes science, monstrosity, and disability studies readings of Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein, William Gibson’s cyberpunk short stories, and science fiction media such as Orphan Black and Black Mirror