Kevin McMullen

Kevin McMullen

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Kevin McMullen is a Ph.D. student specializing in 19th century American literature, with a particular focus on Walt Whitman and literary responses to the Fugitive Slave Law of 1850. He is also pursuing a specialization in Digital Humanities. Kevin hails from the far-away land of Bettendorf, Iowa, and received a B.A. in both English and Journalism from the University of Iowa, and his M.A. from UNL. Kevin is a Senior Assistant Editor at the Walt Whitman Archive, and the editor of Fanny Fern in The New York Ledger, an online project working to digitize the newspaper writings of 19th-century columnist Fanny Fern.