Aili Pettersson Peeker

Aili Pettersson Peeker is a PhD student in the English department at UCSB. Her research interests include narrative theory, cognitive literary studies, and narrative ethics. She mainly studies twentieth- and twenty-first-century American literature and holds an MA in Literature – Culture – Media from Lund University, Sweden, where her MA thesis examined the relation between second-person narration and narrative empathy in David Foster Wallace’s short stories.