Ryan McGuckin

Ryan McGuckin 

PhD Student in English


MA in English, SUNY New Paltz
M.S.Ed., Long Island University
BA in English, SUNY New Paltz
Coursework in the Bachelor of Music program, Mannes School of Music

Areas of Interest

Sound, Modernism, Critical Theory, Rhetoric and Writing


Ryan James McGuckin approaches literature, writing, and theory through the context of sound studies. He studies how people write about the philosophical and societal aspects of sound. More specifically, he studies how people experience sound and how sound shapes identities. 

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