Abigail (Abby) Tetzlaff is the Learning Design Assitant at the Center for Digital Innovation (CDIL) and a first-year PhD student in the English Department at Boston College. In her research, Abby examines how British and Irish writers use cities and suburbs in their works throughout the 19th century. She most enjoys working with writers and texts from the Romantic period. She is interested in urban history, Marxist readings, and gender studies as they interact with cities and city life in works of literature.
Before arriving at Boston College, Abby received a Master's in English from the University of Alabama in 2022. She received her Bachelor's in English with minors in German and Sociology from Augsburg University in 2018. She also served as a Fulbright English Teaching Assistant in Berlin, Germany in the 2018-2019 school year.
Learning Design Assistant