Graduate Fellows

  • Jacqueline Burek

    PhD Candidate in English, University of Pennsylvania

    Project: Translating Language, Translating Form: Poetry and History in Medieval Verse Chronicles

    As a doctoral candidate in English at the University of Pennsylvania, Jacqueline Burek is interested in the relation between literary form and historical writing in later medieval Britain. She is currently completing... (more)

  • Ali Karjoo-Ravary

    Ph.D. Candidate in Religious Studies, University of Pennsylvania

    Project: Persian Nightingales in a Turkish Garden: Translation and the Poetry of Burhaneddin of Sivas (d. 1398)

    A doctoral candidate in the Department of Religious Studies at Penn, Ali Karjoo-Ravary is working towards his dissertation, “Qāḍī Burhān al-Dīn of Sivas: Writing at the Margins (1345-1398 CE).” His research focuses... (more)