Alexandra Edwards

Brittain Fellow

Member Of:
  • School of Literature, Media, and Communication
  • Writing and Communication Program
Office Location:
Stephen C. Hall 121-7
Office Hours:
MWF 11:00am - 12:00pm


Personal Pronouns:
she/her/hers or they/them/theirs

Alexandra Edwards is a Marion L. Brittain Postdoctoral Fellow at the Georgia Institute of Technology. Her research focuses on American women writers and media-makers of the early 20th century, and she is currently revising a book on literary fan cultures and practices from 1890 to 1949. Dr. Edwards is best known for her work as a screenwriter and transmedia producer on interactive webseries like "The Lizzie Bennet Diaries" and "Emma Approved," for which she won Primetime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Creative Achievement in Interactive Media in 2013 and 2015. 


Research Fields:
  • Literary and Cultural Studies
  • Media Studies


  • ENGL-1101: English Composition I
  • ENGL-1102: English Composition II

Selected Publications

Journal Articles


Recent Publications

Journal Articles