Melissa Licht | Minneapolis College of Art and Design

Melissa Licht

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MCAD's Morrison building on a partly cloudy summer day

Faculty

Title
Adjunct Faculty
Education
PhD, University of Minnesota; BA, University of Minnesota

Melissa Licht is a teacher and learner in contemporary literature and culture. After graduating with honors in English and psychology, she continued her studies with a PhD in comparative literature at the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities.

Licht has taught courses in essay writing, literature, literary and psychoanalytical theory, public life and ethics, and visions of nature and politics. Her dissertation and ongoing research focuses on soldiers' memoirs and film representations of war.