Postcolonial studies, environmental humanities, global contemporary fiction, southern
Kieran Lyons is a PhD. student in English at Louisiana State University. His research interests include food, animals, and the environment in global contemporary literature and culture. Recently, he has focused on contemporary narratives of conquest, colonization, and empire in the U.S. South, Latin America, and the Caribbean.
Bachelors Degree - B.A. Cognitive Sciences and Studio Art; Rice University
Masters of Fine Art MFA in Fiction Writing; University of Mississippi