James Mulholland is Professor of English at North Carolina State University. He is the author of Before the Raj: Writing Early Anglophone India (Johns Hopkins, 2021) and Sounding Imperial: Poetic Voice and the Politics of Empire, 1730-1820 (Johns Hopkins, 2013). His work has also appeared in PMLA, ELH, MLQ, Oral Tradition, Profession, The Guardian, The Chronicle of Higher Education, and has been supported by the ACLS Frederick Burkhardt Fellowship, the Marion Jasper Whiting Foundation, and the Fox Center for Humanistic Inquiry. He is the 2020 winner of the Srinivas Aravamudan Prize from the American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies, and was honorably mentioned for the MLA's 2020 William Riley Parker Prize and ASECS's 2021 James L. Clifford Prize. He is the 2020-2021 Provost Faculty Fellow at NC State University and the Director of Graduate Programs for the English department. In both these roles, he is working on issues of inclusion for students of color in higher education.
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