Melissa Bobe

Research Areas:
Period: 20th Century Gothic, 21st Century Gothic
Genres and Media: Fiction, Film and TV, Children and YA
Regions and Cultures: Postcolonial Gothic, American Gothic, Black Gothic, Caribbean Gothic, Latin American Gothic
Creatures: Animals, Ghosts, Monsters, Vampires

Dr. Melissa Bobe is an independent scholar and fiction writer. She recently won the 2023 New York Author Project competition for her short story collection Electric Trees. Dr. Bobe currently works as a public librarian.