Holly Tucker, Editor-in-Chief

Holly Tucker is Professor of French and Professor of Medicine, Health & Society at Vanderbilt University. Tucker’s research interests are in early medicine and culture. She is author of Blood Work: A Tale of Medicine & Murder in the Scientific Revolution and Pregnant Fictions: Childbirth & the Fairy Tale in Early-Modern France. Blood Work was a Los Angeles Times Book Prize Finalist in Science and Technology. The book was also named a Best Book of 2011 by the Times Literary Supplement and the Seattle Times. She is currently at work on her next book, under contract with W.W. Norton.