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BA in Writing and English, Loyola College; PhD in English, Texas A&M University

Dr. Day's research interests are children's and young adult literature, Victorian and neo-Victorian literature, gender studies, narrative theory, and fandom studies.

She is the editor of the Children's Literature Association Quarterly, the author of Reading Like a Girl: Narrative Intimacy in Contemporary American Young Adult Literature (University Press of Mississippi, 2013), and co-editor of Female Rebellion in Young Adult Dystopian Fiction (Ashgate, 2014) and The Victorian Age in Twenty-First Century Children's and Adolescent Literature and Culture (Routledge, 2018).