Emily Zinn

Associate Director

(805) 893-4585


4431 SSMS
UC Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, CA


Emily Zinn (she/her) earned her Ph.D. from the University of Pennsylvania in English Literature.  Her research interests include contemporary British and American literature, the role of food in literature, and fairy tales.  She currently serves as a lecturer in UCSB’s English department, and she previously taught at Yale University and the Curtis Institute of Music.  Before coming to the Carsey-Wolf Center, Emily was Associate Director of UCSB’s Interdisciplinary Humanities Center.