Bard Faculty

Maria Sachiko Cecire

Assistant Professor of Literature; Coordinator, Experimental Humanities

Academic Program Affiliation(s): Experimental Humanities, Literature, Medieval Studies


B.A., University of Chicago; M.St., D.Phil., Oxford University. Areas of specialization include children's literature and culture, medieval literature and its reception, media studies, and gender studies. Publications include the coedited volume Space and Place in Children's Literature (Ashgate, 2015), and articles and essays in Medieval English Theatre, Shakespeare Bulletin, The Disney Middle Ages, Anglo-Saxon Culture and the Modern Imagination, Arthurian Literature, The Journal of Children's Literature Studies, and Studies in Ethnicity and Nationalism. Recipient, Rhodes Scholarship (2006). Taught at Oxford University. At Bard since 2010.


Phone: 845-758-7697
Location: Aspinwall
Office: 306