Francisco Banda

Francisco Banda is an undergraduate student at Duke University, where he is double majoring in Psychology and Philosophy. He is interested in psychotherapy as well as pursuing questions of ethics and existentialism. He helped with the Outreach and Assessment team.

Leeloo Gilet

Leeloo Gilet is an undergraduate student at Duke University. She helped Project Vox with research on Mary Shepherd

Anna Twiddy

Anna Twiddy is a library science master’s student at UNC-Chapel Hill and an intern at Duke University Libraries. She is a member of Project Vox’s Outreach & Assessment Team.

Tatiana González Buonomo

Tatiana González Buonomo is a Masters student in the Humanities at Duke University. Her research focuses on the intersection of gender and race, particularly in Puerto Rican women’s literature. She is a researcher in the Tullia d’Aragona team.

Catherine Lee

Catherine Lee

Catherine Lee is a PhD candidate in English at Duke University. Her research examines a form of secular humility that emerges in literary writings from the Romantic period. She worked as a lead researcher for Project Vox. 

Jensen Alex

Jensen Alex is an undergraduate student at University of Florida, majoring in Linguistics. He helped Project Vox with research on Anna Maria van Schurman.

Tristan Kelleher

Tristan Kelleher is an undergraduate studying Art History and English at Duke University. He contributed to the Lady Mary Shepherd entry and currently works on the Visualizations sub-team

Nicholas Smolenski

Nicholas Smolenski is a PhD candidate in Duke University’s music department; research interests include how sound, acoustics and sacred music collections intersect with Anglican architecture and theology in the seventeenth century. Nicholas is contributing to Project Vox as the project manager.

Stacy Torian

Stacy Torian earned her master’s degree in library and information studies program at the University of North Carolina, Greensboro. Her interests include feminism, African American culture, and oral history. She worked on image metadata for Project Vox.

Heather Baker

Heather Baker received her graduate degree in Digital Librarianship with a background in educational publishing from North Carolina Central University. She worked with the Project Vox team to organize and document image metadata and workflow processes.

Qiu Lin

Qiu Lin is a PhD student in the philosophy department of Duke University. She has a special interest in early modern philosophy, especially that of the early 18th century. She was part of the research team for Project Vox.

Chris Kennedy

Chris Kennedy is a PhD candidate in Political Science at Duke University. His research focuses on ethical controversies over the use or abuse of information technology—including civil disobedience, leaking, and intellectual property. He worked with the Outreach and Assessment team at Project Vox.

Heather Woods

Heather Woods is currently an Assistant Professor at the Department of Communication Studies in Kansas State University. She earned her PhD from University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill’s Department of Communication, where she was also a Digital Humanities Initiative Graduate Fellow. She served as the Outreach and Assessment Coordinator for Project Vox, where she developed […]

Katherine Owensby

Katherine Owensby is an undergraduate studying Classical Languages and Linguistics at Duke University. Her research focuses on dialects of North Carolinians, but she is also interested in ancient sociolinguistics. In her role with Project Vox, Katherine lead the exploratory research on Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz. She also helped with research on Princess Elisabeth […]

Jen Semler

Jen Semler is completing a master’s degree in Medieval Icelandic Studies at the University of Iceland. She graduated Duke University with a bachelor’s degree in philosophy and public policy. She has a special interest in moral philosophy and the connection between philosophy and literature. In her role with Project Vox, Jen helped with research for […]

Sandra Luksic

Sandra Luksic studies philosophy and political science at Duke University. They are interested in gender and intersectionality. They have been working on images for Anna Maria van Schurman and have previously worked with the Outreach and Assessment team on Project Vox.

Mattia Begali

Mattia Begali received his PhD in Italian Literature at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and MA in Library and Information Science at North Carolina Central University (NCCU). At Duke, he is a Lecturing Fellow at the Department of Romance Studies. He is also co-designing a qualitative study on how faculty create and assess digital projects. For […]

Carolina Iribarren

Carolina Iribarren

Carolina Iribarren was raised in Caracas, Venezuela. She is currently a PhD student at the Comparative Literature department at Emory University. She completed her BA in literature and philosophy at Cornell University in 2015 and joined Duke’s Department of Art, Art History & Visual Studies in 2017. She is interested in early modern philosophy, feminist […]

Aliza Gersing

Aliza Gersing earned her undergraduate degree in philosophy at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. She has a special interest in broader philosophical application as well as religion and ethics. For Project Vox, Aliza worked on the research on Princess Elizabeth.

Beatriz Wallace

Beatriz Wallace earned her MFA at Duke University, where she was a research assistant in the Libraries’ Digital Scholarship Services department. She studies JavaScript, color theory, typography, painting, illustration, Discrete Math and Data Visualization. She worked as a Project Manager and helped design the initial Project Vox website.