Sheri joined UC Berkeley’s Comparative Literature department in 2014. She has a B.A. in Comparative Literature and Society from Columbia University and an M.Phil. in European and Comparative Literatures and Cultures from the University of Cambridge. At Berkeley, she focuses the politics of despair in modern and contemporary Danish, French, and German literature, film, and critical theory. Some of her other research interests include: ecocriticism, women’s writing, affect theory, ghosts, and tiny objects. Outside of her academic research, Sheri is also involved with translating contemporary Danish literature into English.