Ashlyn is a doctoral candidate concentrating on nineteenth-century American literature and digital humanities. She has a dedicated research interest in periodicals from nineteenth-century America, particularly national publications like Harper's Weekly. At UNL, she works at the Walt Whitman Archive and the Charles W. Chesnutt Archive.


M.A., University of Nebraska–Lincoln
English, with a minor in History and specialization in Nineteenth-Century Studies

B.A., University of Denver
English and History