Kirsten Imani Kasai

Affiliation: Emerson College

Research Areas:
Period: 20th Century Gothic, 21st Century Gothic
Gender: Female Gothic
Interdisciplinary Approaches: Folklore and Myth, Spirituality and Religion
Genres and Media: Fiction, Film and TV, Poetry
Regions and Cultures: Postcolonial Gothic, American Gothic, Black Gothic, Creole Gothic, Southern American Gothic
Creatures: Ghosts, Monsters

Kirsten Imani Kasai makes the macabre beautiful. Her current focus is absent voices in historical witchcraft. She’s authored three novels and teaches creative writing at Emerson College.