Jennifer Wenzel ’90 completed majors in history and English at Austin College, and her career is an excellent response for the common question of what graduates do with an English career. A member of the faculty at Columbia University, Jennifer travels, teaches, and brings ideas to the top so others may also learn. She is an associate professor in the Department of English and Comparative Literature and also the Department of Middle Eastern, South Asian, and African Studies. In 2009, she published her first book, Bulletproof: Afterlives of Anticolonial Prophecy in South Africa and Beyond. She has many published papers, two current book projects, and a co-editing venture within the field of literature, history, and the environment. To learn more about Jennifer, visit her website.
Read more about her in the ‘Roos Who Write article in the Austin College Magazine.