About Mark

Mark Russell Gallagher is a doctoral candidate in the English Department at UCLA. 

His teaching and research interests in American literature include such writers as Anne Bradstreet, Jonathan Edwards, William Cullen Bryant, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Henry David Thoreau, and Robert Frost. He is currently working on a dissertation titled The Nature of New England, a study of how various ideas of nature shape the literature of New England. 


Mark is also the new editor of the Thoreau Society Bulletin, a quarterly publication of The Thoreau Society