Eva-Lynn Jagoe

Professor | Author | Grower

About Eva-Lynn

A professor at University of Toronto, Eva-Lynn Jagoe teaches in the Spanish and Portuguese department, and the Centre for Comparative Literature. Her areas of research include critical and cultural theory, environmental humanities, Latin American studies, film, and literature. Eva-Lynn writes academic prose, creative nonfiction, and fiction. As well as teaching university students, she also offers workshops on public-facing writing for academics. She is also a certified Iyengar yoga teacher at Studio Po.

Latest Published Work

Take Her, She’s Yours

Take Her, She’s Yours merges memoir with critical theory as she recounts the unraveling of everything she thought she knew about selfhood, relationships, and desire.

Take Her, She’s Yours

Latest Writing

Pedagogy, Writing, and the Future of Comparative Literature

“Pedagogy, Writing, and the Future of Comparative Literature.” Canadian Review of Comparative Literature/Revue Canadienee de Littérature Comparée.

Who are We Trying to Reach: The Case for Academic Writing that Everyone Can Read

In 1980, my father asked each of us kids to write what we thought we would be doing in the […]

I’ll Eat You Up: Fears and Fantasies of Devouring Intimacies

Through storytelling, this essay explores hunger and desire as it weaves fairy tale with theories of orality. Jagoe links an […]

Published Books

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Curriculum Vitae

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