Amanda BoydStatus: ABD
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Amanda Weldy Boyd graduated Phi Beta Kappa from UCLA with a double major in English and Italian & Special Fields--Classics. She is interested in theatrical biography, classical transmission in the 18th century, Renaissance reworkings of classical sources as appropriated by writers in the 18th century, satire, and moral epistolary writing. Amanda is a USC Provost's Fellow. In college, she received a UCLA Alumni Association Scholarship as an entering freshman and the Distinguished Senior Award. For her work in the eighteenth century, Amanda received an Ahmanson Research Scholarship and the Rose Gilbert Undergraduate Research Scholarship. Amanda was awarded highest honors for her senior thesis. Amanda's dissertation is an examination of theatrical biography in the long eighteenth century.