Anna-Alexis Larsson / English

Graduate Student Researcher
Started at the NML: March 2018

Project: BlabRyte

Anna-Alexis Larsson

Alexis is a doctoral candidate in English at the CUNY Graduate Center, a Writing Across the Curriculum Fellow at LaGuardia Community College, and an adjunct instructor at Queens College. Her research revisits the ideas and archives of Gregory Bateson, a zoologically trained anthropologist, communication theorist, and epistemologist, using the lens of rhetoric and Writing Studies.

As an instructor of college writing, Alexis is designing and testing a web application for private writing, encouraging students to develop the practices of an experienced writer by having student submit writing data in lieu of their content. Her work at the New Media Lab involves using Adobe Photoshop and Adobe XD to design the user experiences for intructors, students, and Writing Program Administrators.