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David Hansen

Instructional Assistant Professor
Stevenson Hall - STV 422 D
Office Hours
Monday and Wednesday from 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm.
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Dr. David Hansen has been teaching a variety of classes such as English Composition, Texts in Context, and Business Writing. His focus of research is the Globalgothic and using Monster Theory to explore critical social issues such as racism, feminism, gender studies, and the othering of at-risk groups across diverse cultures and locations.

Teaching Interests & Areas

Critical and creative thinking, P-CHAT, and exploring social identity through personal writing and research.

Research Interests & Areas

Monster theory, Gothic literature, theatre, hoaxes, and the works of Terry Pratchett.

PhD Vampires and the global gothic.

Illinois State University
Normal, IL