Carla Manfredi


Carla Manfredi Title: Instructor

Biography: Carla Manfredi has a BA and MA from the University of Toronto and a PhD from Queen’s University (Kingston). She teaches English 1 in the Department of English and Academic Writing: Multidisciplinary in the Department of Rhetoric, Writing, and Communications. She previously held a SSHRC Postdoctoral Fellowship in History at the University of Hawai'i at Mānoa (2015-2016). Her work on Robert Louis Stevenson, photography, and the history of colonialism in the Pacific Islands has appeared most recently in Pacific Studies and Victorian Review. She is currently completing a monograph entitled Impressions of the Pacific: Robert Louis Stevenson’s Photography, which offers a sustained and detailed account of Stevenson’s photograph collection, produced during the author’s Pacific travels in the final decades of the nineteenth century.
Courses: (W) ENGL-1004.3-003 Intro Reading Culture